Megan Whewell2 2013

Megan Whewell [2007]

Megan graduated in 2011 from UCL with an MSci ( 1:1 in Natural Sciences: Major: Astrophysics, Minor: Science Communication) and now works at the National Space Centre in Leicester as a Presenter in their Education Department. She was responsible for the delivery of education programmes including workshops, planetarium shows and Challenger Learning Centre experiences at the National Space Centre, and outreach programmes on school premises. Development of new planetarium programmes for both school and public audiences. Communication of up to date astronomy and space science news through online writing, public talks and media. Since August 2013 Megan has moved to the Mullard Space Science Laboratory, University College London where she is now registered for a Ph.D. on the analysis of high resolution of X-ray spectroscopy from active galactic nuclei.

Revised September 2013