Speaker Bio: Brittany Anderton, Ph.D.

Science Communicator & Educator

iBiology

Brittany joined the iBiology team in October 2018 and assists with the video production pipeline, the Young Scientist Seminar series, and the development of educational resources. She obtained her PhD in biomedicine from UCSF in 2015. After that, she did a non-traditional postdoc at UC Davis where she studied the teaching and communication of biotechnology. Brittany has served as adjunct faculty at UC Davis and CSU Sacramento, where she taught introductory biology courses. Ultimately, she wants to help improve the teaching and communication of science using evidence from the learning and social sciences. Outside of work, Brittany enjoys traveling, hiking, walking her dog Moe, and spending time with friends.