Speaker

Jamie Gallagher

Dr Jamie Gallagher

Dr Jamie Gallagher is an award-winning public engagement and science communication professional and one of the most experienced public professionals in the UK working across dozens of institutions and subject areas to improve the reach, profile and impact of research engagement in almost every academic discipline.

In pre-pandemic times, Jamie performs at his sell-out live shows at most of the UK’s biggest science festivals to audiences of 15,000 people. While most of his work is live on stage, he has also been on various national TV and radio programs, and has won a number of awards for his innovative communication:

· Winner of the International 3 Minute Thesis Competition.

· One of The Royal Society of Chemistry’s “Faces of Chemistry”

· One of the Science Council’s “100 leading practising scientists"

· Winner of Famelab Scotland and UK runner-up.

During the pandemic Jamie has delivered training to thousands of researchers and presented at online events of up to 8,000 people.