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Dr Rhian Salmon
BSc, PhD
Victoria University of Wellington
Senior Lecturer
http://www.victoria.ac.nz/
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SCPS, Victoria University of Wellington, PO Box 600, Wellington
rhian.salmon@vuw.ac.nz
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Rhian is a senior lecturer in the Science in Context group at Victoria University of Wellington. She has a PhD in atmospheric chemistry, spent 4 years working for the British Antarctic Survey - including an 18 month "overwinter" - and then switched focus to coordinate the Education, Outreach, and Communication programme for the International Polar Year 2007 - 2008. She now carries out research into, and develops programmes that optimize, communication of science by scientists.

science communication, polar science, atmospheric chemistry, climate change, science technology and society, public understanding of science, communication of controversial sciences