Helen Roberts has been a government scientist since 2017 and currently works at the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA). She tells us about her experience of participating in the Royal Society Pairing Scheme, which the GSE profession sponsors.
GSE Case Studies
Dr Shabana Haque, Head of the GSE Team, shines the spotlight on the lives of two exceptional women who were at the forefront of the women’s suffrage campaign and pioneers of science and medicine.
The first in a series of GSE blogs celebrating International Women’s Day and British Science Week.
Emily Dowdeswell, a soil science PhD student at Cranfield University shares her experiences of a busy 3 month placement in the Chief Scientific Adviser’s office in Defra.
Congratulations to the Centre of Applied Science and Technology (CAST) for being shortlisted for the ‘Use of Evidence’ category in this year’s Civil Service Awards.
James and Amit tell us what roles Science and Engineering Fast Streamers take on in the Department for Transport.
Zsofia tells us about working in the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy as a Science and Engineering Fast Streamer.
Astronomy PhD student Robert Pomohaci, gets starry eyed over his 3 months as a RCUK policy intern at the Government Office for Science.
GSE member Cate Setterfield brilliantly exemplifies the inclusivity of the GSE profession by working in a science role without having a formal background in science.
GSE member Sara Huntingdon details how photocopiers first inspired her to pursue a career at the UK Space Agency (UKSA) where she now leads a project on using satellites to improve public services.