New Communications Manager: Ian McDonald
30 September 2015
Please welcome Ian McDonald as the Invasive Animals CRC Communications Manager. Ian is an established science communication professional with a strong background in research, education and community engagement. Some of you may recognise Ian’s name as he was also a successful graduate of the Invasive Animals CRC PhD Program – being awarded his PhD in early 2013 (part of Cohort 3).
Since submitting his PhD, Ian has been working in the not for profit and research sector in various communication roles, translating high level scientific information into easy to understand and digestible formats for various stakeholder groups. He also has significant experience in online content creation, media coordination and event management.
Ian is a prominent and engaged member of the Australian Science Communicators, the peak body for science communication advocacy in Australia and is currently completing his Masters of Science Communication with the Centre for the Public Awareness of Science (CPAS) also based at ANU.
Ian is based at our head office in Canberra and can be contacted at:
Phone: 02 6201 2890
Mobile: 0429 985 643