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Cancer Researcher and Science Communicator

Dr Andrew Holding

I research into breast cancer and also blog and broadcast on science.

Dr Andrew Holding manages a busy schedule. He blogs, has broadcast with the BBC World Service, runs science outreach programmes and also is a researcher for Cancer Research UK. Andrew does all this whilst also has a busy home life with a young family of four. Although being a scientist and a science communicator can be demanding, he manages it all and if you’d like to know more visit 175 Faces of Chemistry.

“My communication work involves blogging for The Guardian on the relationship of science with faith, evolution, and feminism.”

Skills used

Data Handling and Research, Logical Thinker, Communication, Independent Thinker, Attention to Detail, Problem Solving, Organisation