Dear ASC-List,

Today's member guest has just finished his PhD at the University of New South Wales where he is an Associate Lecturer. While his PhD research was on vertebrate sampling methodology, Dustin’s Masters in Science Communication at the Centre for Public Awareness of Science (ANU) examined characteristics of successful science communication on YouTube. Dustin regularly gives public talks and writes articles on biological sciences and philosophy, for which he has won several awards, and participates in the Scientists in Schools program. At current, Dustin and six other scientists around Australia are currently running a project with local school groups where they are conducting invertebrate surveys. The aim of the project is to assist the students to write a scientific paper for publication to give them first-hand experience participating in the scientific process. Join us online today to meet Dustin.

Dustin also moderates the popular active ASC Facebook group. You can join the Facebook group here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/auscicomm/

You can read more about the event and post your related questions and comments here even if you know you can't attend live:

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This webinar is the twenty first Meet the Member in the 2016 ASC webinar series. The series is free for all current members of the ASC and SCANZ.

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Best,


Kali
Executive Officer
Australian Science Communicators


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