Position: M2L UK Doctoral Student
Institution: UCL Knowledge Lab
Minna is working with Professor Sara Price on Move2Learn. Her thesis is titled: Designing for Embodied Science Learning: Children’s Scientific Thinking and Play-Based Interactive Installations. Minna conducted her STS MSc dissertation in conjunction with London Science Museum. This study focused on social construction of pioneering sound technologies and meaning-making through museum artefacts. In addition to her PhD, Minna works on interdisciplinary multimedia projects for science communication. Her work has been commissioned by Centre for Planetary Sciences UCL/Birkbeck and featured on BBC and science festivals in the UK. She also enjoys giving talks about interdisciplinarity in science communication as a guest lecturer at the International Space University, Strasbourg.