Shaaron is the Deputy CEO of ASDC and has 20 years' experience working in science engagement and education. She is the former president of the British Association of Planetaria and a Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society. She holds a first-class honours degree in Psychology, Anatomy and Zoology, qualifications in Astrobiology and qualitative Research Methods, and a recent Masters in Applied Neuropsychology.
also the founder of the space and physics-focussed, hands-on science outreach
business 'Explorer Dome' that engages 50,000 children and adults every year.
She has worked with schools, universities, Science Centres and Museums and
community groups for many years, as well as nation-wide professional associations
and Government agencies. Shaaron has created and directed national and
international (EU) science engagement programmes, including leading the Horizon
2020 Hypatia programme in the UK to support greater gender inclusion in
informal science education.
work with ASDC with Ecsite, and through outreach education and international
partnerships, Shaaron is well known for her work reaching out to marginalised
groups and audiences that are under-represented in STEM industry, championing
the embedding of transformative outcomes for organisational change.
You can contact Shaaron on 0117 925 9752 or via email.