If you are a researcher looking for tips on how to be successful in outreach, you have come to the right place.
In this study we examine a sample of research articles within the field of science communication.
Here I have collected three tips on how to prepare a good presentation. The tips are based on my own experience with public speaking about science and science communication.
In this post I will share some tips on how to choose and use good core values for your brand.
Science is not a trade. It is not a deal that was made where everyone agreed that a certain 'knowledge-return' should be given on their tax investments.
My goal is to make science communication as efficient as possible for scientists. Here I have gathered three online setups, that I believe every active scientific researcher should have.
Direct access to the Internet makes it easy for us to acquire not only knowledge but also false information. How do we filter online content from reliable sources?
As a scientist you might be wondering if blogging is for you and what the benefits are if you decide to start blogging. Especially since time and resource are limited factors for you, so you want to prioritize your efforts to get a high impact.
You might be thinking "I'm not even using any online media to promote myself - I just have a page with contact info on my local university website. I don't need anything else. My science speaks for itself." Well, here is the thing: You *are* branding yourself!
Science outreach is a two-sided coin. A saint and a devil. On one side it explains science to the public and hence increases the general level of knowledge. On the other side a stigma exists in research environments, namely that researchers who do outreach also do less rigorous scientific work.