SCIENCE INNOVATION, ENGAGEMENT AND PARTNERSHIPS

Dr ERIN O'ROURKE

Public Engagement Manager

Communication and Public Engagement

BIOGRAPHY

Erin is responsible for the institute’s engagement with the public. She leads delivery of traditional and digital activities that are designed to inform, inspire and stimulate debate about the future of agriculture and food security. Erin has a PhD in science and the academic understanding and professional skill set to communicate the institute’s fundamental research and ground-breaking innovations. She is experienced in communications and passionate about public engagement that allows the science at Rothamsted Research to be accessible for all, through alternative, creative and interactive approaches. She supports the institute’s science staff and, with her colleagues in the science innovation, engagement and partnership team, is determined to ensure that public engagement is embedded within the institute’s science strategy

CONTACT DETAILS

EMAIL:
erin.orourke@rothamsted.ac.uk

    TEL:

    +44 (0) 1582 938 685

      ADDRESS:

      Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, AL5 2JQ

        PROFESSIONAL PLATFORMS

        QUALIFICATIONS

        • 2007 – BSc (Hons) of Agricultural Science, University College Dublin, Ireland
        • 2013 – PhD in Science, University College Cork, Ireland