Carolyn holds a PhD in neuroscience from Brown University. She is a former National Academies Mirzayan Science and Technology policy fellow. In addition the intricacies of the human brain, she is interested in science education and how current teaching practices influence society’s understanding of science.
Public engagement is critical to address the challenges of climate change, a complex issue with environmental, social, political and economic ramifications. Common forms of public engagement include public events such as science festivals or café