Brittany Anderton, PhD

Brittany Anderton, PhD

Associate Director

brittany@scicommlab.org

Brittany joined the iBiology team in October 2018. She produces educational videos that highlight the process of scientific discovery, leads the Share Your Research scicomm training competition, and supports the needs of STEM higher education by developing and evaluating curricular resources with educators. Brittany obtained her PhD in biomedicine from UCSF in 2015. After that, she did a non-traditional postdoc at UC Davis where she studied the teaching and communication of biotechnology. She has served as adjunct faculty at UC Davis and CSU Sacramento, where she taught introductory biology courses. Ultimately, she wants to help improve the teaching and communication of science using evidence from the learning and social sciences.