Dr Fiona Murray
Dr Fiona Murray. Public Engagement Manager.
Role in the IAD
I am Public Engagement Manager at the Institute for Academic Development. I support University of Edinburgh researchers with their public engagement activities.
- Developing and facilitating networking and training opportunities for researchers involved in public engagement
- Working with Edinburgh’s many festivals to provide public engagement opportunities for researchers including: the Science Festival, the Just Festival, the Film Festival and the History Festival. I manage the Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas shows at the Edinburgh Fringe
- Representing the University of Edinburgh at the Beltane Public Engagement Network
My background is in marine biology and I also work part-time as a researcher in the Changing Oceans group in the School of GeoSciences, focusing on the impacts of climate change on corals.