Sharon Macnab PhD

Role : M2L Co Investigator and Research Site

Institution : Glasgow Science Centre

With her background as an academic and researcher (Post Graduate Certificate of Education, University of Strathclyde, PhD, MRC Institute of Virology, University of Glasgow, BSc (Hons) Microbiology, University of Glasgow), as well as a primary school teacher, and over twelve years in the science communication field, Dr Macnab brings her practitioner and researcher voice to the project. She has managed a vast array of projects across GSC, from exhibition development and install, to school learning programmes and initiatives. These have been developed from nursery age to advanced higher pupils, for adult and family audiences and across all science disciplines.

Run large scale projects with Scottish Government funding to support professional learning of teachers and implemented programmes within local education authorities to support STEM teaching and pupil learning. Many projects have been in association with Industry, local authority and academic partners as well as The Association of Science and Discovery Centres, to deliver National projects across the UK.


Moray House School of Education
St John's Land, Floor 4
Holyrood Road

Contact (UK)

Chad H. Lane
Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science
1101 Biscayne Blvd
FL 33132

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