Matthew Williamson

Centre for Life, Newcastle

Science Communication Officer

Matt works at the Centre for Life in Newcastle. He has experience of developing and delivering content aimed at school children and members of the public of all ages, bringing to them the excitement of the STEM subjects. At the Centre for Life, the team delivers curriculum-linked workshops on topics ranging from astronauts to athlete doping, and from comets to cavemen. The outreach programme is also extensive, with the inflatable planetarium being very popular. Matthew’s Ogden funding has ended, but he continues as a Science Communication Officer.