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Doran, Heather

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Personal profile

Biography

Heather Doran is the Public Engagement Manager at the Leverhulme Research Centre for Forensic Science, University of Dundee. She is a member of the Public Communication of Science and Technology (PCST) committee and the Local Organising Committee for the PCST Conference 2020. In 2015/2016 she was awarded a Winston Churchill Memorial Trust Travel Fellowship on the communication of science travelling to the USA, Japan and China to explore how major research institutes and individual researchers help foster online engagement through social media. Heather began her involvement in public engagement during her PhD in molecular pharmacology at the University of Aberdeen when she was Editor and co-founder of Au Science Magazine.

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social media Social Sciences
science Social Sciences
best practice Social Sciences
conversation Social Sciences
Japan Social Sciences
China Social Sciences
society Social Sciences
application of science Social Sciences

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Research Output 2018 2019

  • 3 Other contribution
  • 2 Poster
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Communication and Engagement Jargon

Doran, H., 21 May 2019, 1 p. Dundee : University of Dundee.

Research output: Other contribution

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Co-created, collaborative research disrupting the forensic science ecosystem

Doran, H. & Nic Daeid, N., 11 Oct 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Open Access
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science
application of science
credibility
justice
lack

Creating meaningful engagement via social media

Doran, H., 29 Dec 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

File
social media
best practice
conversation
Japan
China
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Is this public engagement with research?

Doran, H., 25 Oct 2018, Dundee : University of Dundee.

Research output: Other contribution

Open Access
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What Works? Engaging the Public Through Social Media

Doran, H., Burdett, H., Butterworth, L., Crawford, T., Cenci, W., Chipampe, N-J., Crossland, J., Day, N., Grant, M., Heber-Smith, K., Hong, A., Kalra, R., Livingstone-Banks, M., McLusky, S., Miles, S., Owen, D., Reed, M., Stewart, M. & Wright, C., Nov 2018, 25 p.

Research output: Other contribution

Open Access
File
social media

Prizes

science and technology
communication
election
scientific committee
public

Activities 2018 2019

  • 8 Public engagement and outreach - festival/exhibition
  • 5 Public engagement and outreach - public lecture/debate/seminar
  • 3 Schools engagement
  • 1 Festival/Exhibition

PechaKucha at the 2Moons Literary Festival Dundee

Heather Doran (Speaker)
27 Mar 2019

Activity: Other activity typesSchools engagement

Lochee Family Day at Ancrum Road Primary School

Heather Doran (Contributor), Roy Mudie (Contributor)
2 Apr 2019

Activity: Other activity typesPublic engagement and outreach - festival/exhibition

Crime Cafe: Does DNA always hold the answer?

Alexander Gray (Presenter), Heather Doran (Host), Alex Prentice (Presenter)
14 May 2019

Activity: Other activity typesPublic engagement and outreach - public lecture/debate/seminar

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Inspiring Stories from Women in STEM Storytelling Night

Heather Doran (Organiser), Amy Cameron (Organiser), Amy Rogers (Speaker), Lucina Hackman (Speaker), Zoe McElhinney (Speaker), Caroline Hall (Speaker), Laura Daly (Speaker), Doreen Cantrell (Speaker)
11 Mar 2019

Activity: Other activity typesPublic engagement and outreach - festival/exhibition

Science Saturday: Family Fun Day with Women in STEM Women's Festival Dundee

Christine Millar (Host), Heather Doran (Organiser), Rolf Black (Organiser), Amy Rogers (Organiser), Amy Cameron (Organiser), Catarina Sobreira (Contributor), Bethany Coull (Contributor), Daniella Cavellini (Contributor), Shobna Vasishta (Contributor), Amy Learmonth (Contributor), Simone Altmann (Contributor), Ruth Hamilton (Contributor), Carmen Escudero-Martinez (Contributor), Julie Kovarova (Contributor), Anna Trenaman (Contributor), Alice Dawson (Contributor), Nicola Morrice (Contributor)
2 Mar 2019

Activity: Other activity typesPublic engagement and outreach - festival/exhibition

File

Press / Media

Lords inquiry says forensic science is broken: here’s how we can start to fix it

Niamh Nic Daeid, Michael Marra, Christian Cole, Emma Comrie & Heather Doran

3/05/1921/08/19

2 Media contributions

Press/Media: Research

Crime Cafe Dundee 2019

Heather Doran, Lucina Hackman, Alexander Gray, Herve Menard & Niamh Nic Daeid

15/03/1916/03/19

2 items of Media coverage

Press/Media: Other

Sole Searching Forensic Footwear Prints Citizen Science Project

Niamh Nic Daeid & Heather Doran

14/03/19

4 items of Media coverage, 1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Research