The Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science has developed an interactive two-day workshop focusing on Women in STEM.
Where: Charles B. Wang Center
Spots for this workshop are limited, and will be given on a first come first serve basis. This workshop is meant for Stony Brook faculty or staff with a PhD.
Assistant Professor of Science Communication
Dr. Christine O’Connell is an Assistant Professor of Science Communication at the Alda Center and School of Journalism where she works on improving STEM communication to the public and engagement with the community. Christine was the Alda Center’s founding Associate Director where she worked to build the Center and its curriculum to international renown.
Assistant Professor of Practice
Dr. Nicole J. Leavey is a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science. She holds a Ph.D. in Technology, Policy and Innovation from Stony Brook University, College of Engineering and Applied Sciences. Her research interests focus on public engagement actions of scientists, science communication training and gender roles. She also contributes to evidence-based curriculum design and delivers communication training for scientists at both academic and professional institutions.