PCST Network

Public Communication of Science and Technology

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Brian Trench

PCST Network Chair, External Relations Committee 2021–23

Electorate – Europe

Science communication researcher and trainer, and a former university lecturer and journalist. Author of many papers and book chapters on various aspects of science communication; co-ordinator and participant in international research projects; presenter of talks and workshop in over 20 countries. Co-editor of Routledge Handbook of Public Communication of Science and Technology (2008, 2014), of The Public Communication of Science (4-volume anthology in series, Critical Concepts in Sociology, 2016), and of Little Country, Big Talk - science communication in Ireland (2017). Member of the PCST Scientific Committee for 14 years and former president of the network 2014-2021.


Members of the Scientific Committee: 2021–23