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1. Introduce yourself, who are you what do you do? Hi, I'm Dr Zoë Ayres - I am a research scientist in the water industry. I lead a small research team in the UK, where we work on new technologies to keep our water clean and safe.I also advocate for improving inclusion and diversity in research, specifically improving mental health awareness. 2. How did you arrive at this career (or point in your life/work)? Was it always...
Name: Suria Subiah Role/Occupation: DPhil Engineering Science (Aerospace Engineering), Oxford University Country: South Africa, currently in the UK Suria Subiah’s father is a carpenter and her earliest childhood memories were of spending time with him in his workshop, which probably initiatedher interest in technical fields. Her childhoodinterest in mathematics and science, foreshadowed her career in engineering. As...
1. Introduce yourself, who are you what do you do? I’m Dr Dani Barrington. I teach and research on topics related to sanitation and health (think toilets and menstruation). I work with organisations all over the world, including other universities, governments, social enterprises and NGOs. 2. How did you arrive at this career (or point in your life/work)? Was it always something you knew you wanted to do? I always...
1. Introduce yourself, who are you what do you do? Hiya! My name is Gwen Diagram, I'm Engineering Manager for Quality at Monzo Bank which is a super rad neobank. Monzo has only been around for a bit over 4 years but we've got three million customers already so it's a very fast paced, exciting place to work. I've been in tech for ten years, I started in IT Support and moved over to testing in 2011. I really love the role of tester,...
1. Introduce yourself, who are you what do you do? I’m Niamh, and I currently work as a Mobile Engineer at Monzo, helping to build the iOS and Android apps. 2. How did you arrive at this career (or point in your life/work)? Was it always something you knew you wanted to do? I was never even considering programming as a career until I didn't quite get the grades I wanted to do Physics at Birmingham, and Computer Science...
1. Introduce yourself, who are you what do you do? Hi! I’m Claudia, I have a PhD in astrophysics, and I’m a science communicator. My job is doing my best to let people know what science is about and what are the latest results in many different fields, make them believe in themselves, and that they can be scientists too if they want to! 2. How did you arrive at this career (or point in your life/work)? Was it...
1. Introduce yourself, who are you what do you do?   My name is Alexandra Good, I’m 21 years old and I live in Liverpool, UK. I’m a Product Design Engineer at a company called DefProc Engineering. My job mostly involves working on electronics-based product development and prototyping for businesses and individuals throughout the UK. In my free time, I love getting involved in charity work and experimenting with...
 1. Say hi :) who are you what do you do?   My name is Tamsin Hodge and I’m a Product Owner working at the UK Hydrographic Office, which is part of UK digital government. I live in Somerset in the South West of England and am married, with a stepson, and have a chocolate Labrador dog.  My role is part of a team working with digital tools and technologies to create services to gather, process, store and serve...