Christina Marvin, Ph.D.
Christina Marvin (she/her) is a trained chemist and science communicator. She is currently the lead project assistant for Discovery Connecting Science at the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF).
After working almost 10 years at a public library, her desire to pursue a career that would combine community engagement and science prompted her to take on graduate education. While a graduate student in Chemistry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill she interned at Morehead Planetarium and Science Center and served on the organizing committees of multiple organizations dedicated to science communication training including ComSciCon - Triangle 2017-2018 and the UNC Science Writing and Communication group.
She currently writes for multiple online blogs including Massive Science and Envirobites and is a co-editor for the Science Talk blog. She is also a member of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) Science Outreach and Communication committee.
She has two wonderful fur-babies and in her spare time she is a reader, a runner, and an explorer of breweries.