Dr Becca Wilson
Professional Title: Researcher
Primary domain: open-source scientific software development
Organization name: Newcastle Universoty
Organization type: Academia/Research
City / Country: Bristol - United Kingdom
Becca is a data scientist and science communicator in the transdisciplinary Data to Knowledge (D2K) research group working across biomedical science, bioinformatics and social science to develop the infrastructural tools and methodologies for translating data into knowledge. Becca is the lead on DataSHIELD - developing open source software to facilitate remote data analysis in the biomedical sciences. Becca has a broad transdisciplinary research profile spanning astrobiology, atmospheric science, space technology transfer, space education, peer review data publication and scientific software development. Additionally, Becca holds substantial experience in science communication and public engagement and is a freelance science communicator.