I am a PostDoc in Prof. Ewine van Dishoeck’s Astrochemisty group at Leiden Observatory (since Spring 2020). I was awarded my PhD from the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Leeds where I was supervised by Dr Catherine Walsh. I gained my BSc in Physics from the University of Aberdeen, my hometown, in 2016. I am interested in the formation, composition and detection of (exo)planets. Currently my work centres around the structure and composition of protoplanetary disks.
Aside from my research, I am passionate about science communication. I have been involved with the organisation Pint of Science for a number of years and coordinated Leeds Pint of Science 2019. I have also given a number of general interest astronomy talks myself and am always looking for more opportunities to do so.
Full contact details are available from my University webpage.
(Header image credit: ESO/L. Calçada)