Erin Hardee

Schools Outreach Officer

Life Sciences Office, School of Life Sciences

Erin Hardee
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Erin Hardee joined the University of Dundee School of Life Sciences in October 2013 in the new Schools Outreach Organiser post. Prior to that she organised STEM outreach for Abertay University, managed the North East Scotland STEM Ambassador programme at Dundee Science Centre, and toured schools all over Scotland with the Edinburgh International Science Festival's Generation Science program. Her background is in Environmental Education and Biology and she’s had experience working in zoos, natural history museums, and spent at least one summer performing as ‘Dr Egghead’ by the sea.

She blogs about science communication at Let's Talk About Science.


Joint Programme Lead

  • MSc Science and Health Communication (SLS)

Module Lead

  • BS40010 Science Communication Honours Project
  • BS32032 Science Communication


  • BS12005 Science and Society
  • BS51009 Scientific Methods and Skills


Award Year
People's Award 2018
Teaching Award for Good Practice / (Highly Commended) 2016


Magnificent Microbes
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A news update about the Magnificent Microbes event featuring a weeklong programme of activities that could be done in schools, with a ‘scientist Q&A’ via Teams video at the end of the week to wrap everything up.

Published on 22 June 2022