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Naveed Akbar

Naveed Akbar

Oxford University Co-Ordinator

I'm a Fulford Junior Research Fellow and postdoctoral research scientist in the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine and Somerville College, University of Oxford, with a passion for science communication and public outreach.

Jessica Davies

Jessica Davies

Website Manager/Publicity Organiser

After a PhD and postdoc in academia I now work in Technical Marcomms at Oxford Nanopore. I am enthusiastic about making science accessible and understandable for anyone and inspiring the next generation of scientists.

Lucy Garner

Lucy Garner

Event Manager – Beautiful Mind

I am a fourth year PhD student investigating the role of unconventional T cells in human immunity and their contribution to inflammatory disease. This is my fourth year with Oxford PoS and I can’t wait to share more exciting science with you!

Jack Feltham

Jack Feltham

Event Manager - Our Body

I am a final year PhD student in Jane Mellor’s Lab in the Biochemistry Department studying protein production in baker’s yeast. I love scientific outreach and spreading knowledge of the amazing discoveries that are coming out of Oxford and beyond!

Nikita Ved

Nikita Ved

Event Manager - Atoms to Galaxies

I’m a post-doc working in developmental biology in the Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics. I love cooking, travelling and science. This is my fourth year with Pint of Science and I’m looking forward to some great speakers!

Luke Bridgestock

Luke Bridgestock

Event Manager - Planet Earth

I am a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Oxford. I am excited to be involved with Pint of Science as it provides a great platform to bring the latest scientific advancements, addressing key societal issues, to a wide audience.

Jillian Simon

Jillian Simon

Event Manager – Tech Me Out

I’m a postdoctoral scientist at the University of Oxford (Cardiovascular Medicine) researching cardiac arrhythmias. I’m an advocate of public engagement and enjoy working on projects that showcase the latest research in unique and exciting ways.

Abi Yates

Abi Yates

Event Manager - Our Society

I am a second year DPhil student investigating inflammation after spinal cord injury. I am a keen traveller, currently on exchange in Australia. I love public outreach as I can introduce people to the wonderful and weird world of science.

Anna Vicini

Anna Vicini

Event Manager - Atoms to Galaxies

I’m a 2nd year DPhil student in Organic Chemistry; 90% of the time when I mention my research to people the reaction is “wow, that sounds very difficult, let’s talk about something else…”. In fact, it’s not! Let’s have a beer and I’ll show you how marvellous it is; and simple!

Lucija Fleisinger

Lucija Fleisinger

Event Manager - Our Society

I am a 1st year DPhil student fascinated with blood vessels and their biology. I love everything science-related and am fully invested in helping people understand how cool and important it is!

Sion Parry

Sion Parry

Event Manager - Beautiful Mind

I am a postdoctoral researcher investigating the influence of dietary fats and sugars on whole-body and liver fat metabolism. My spare time usually revolves around some kind of sport (playing or watching) or food (less cooking, more eating).

Marta Madureira

Marta Madureira

Event Manager - Our Body

I am a 2nd year PhD student studying one of the many pathways involved in Parkinson’s Disease, at the University of Oxford. PoS is a great way to discuss current science issues and learn more about the world, all whilst having a drink, the best event ever!

Ricky Sengupta

Ricky Sengupta

Event Manager - Planet Earth

I am a final year PhD student in Earth Sciences and I work on the Cretaceous time period (dinos woo!). I am passionate about past, present and future climate changes, outreach and increasing diversity in Geosciences.