Hazel Davey

Professor of Biology, Aberystwyth University. Professor Hazel Davey researches Baker’s yeast, which is widely used in food manufacture, brewing, biotechnology and as a model organism in academic research. She has worked on projects involving many organisations outside higher education, including the United States ... Read More

Jamie Davies

Professor of Experimental Anatomy, & Dean of Taught Education, University of Edinburgh. Professor Jamie Davies, Professor of Experimental Anatomy at the University of Edinburgh, works on the embryonic development of the kidney. In effect, his research has meant that mini-kidneys can be made from stem cells, vast... Read More

Huw Edwards

Journalist, broadcaster & author, BBC. Huw Edwards is one of the UK’s most recognisable broadcasters and a lynchpin of BBC News. He undertook, in his spare time, a PhD on the history of the Welsh chapels of London, subsequently published as City Mission: The Story of Welsh Chapels. He has made a seri... Read More

Andrew Evans

Professor & Head of Physics Department, Aberystwyth University. Professor Andrew Evans, Professor of Physics at Aberystwyth University, is internationally recognised for his work in experimental physics with a focus on surface and materials science. He is equally passionate about improving access to science, esp... Read More

Rachel Evans

Professor of Materials Chemistry, University of Cambridge. Born and raised in Blackwood, Professor Rachel Evans is Professor of Materials Chemistry at Cambridge University. Her work on new photoactive materials has several important applications: the start-up company she co-founded, Senoptica, designs tools that all... Read More

Carol Featherston

Professor, Sustainable Transport Lead, Cardiff University. Professor Featherston is a chartered engineer and Fellow of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers and Royal Aeronautical Society with industrial experience at Airbus, ICI, and Rolls Royce. Her expertise is in the design and optimization of lightweight struct... Read More

Alice Gray

Senior Communications Officer and Freelance Science Presenter/Writer, Cardiff University. Alice Gray is a Senior Communications Officer at Cardiff University and Freelance Science Presenter at the BBC. Her work focuses on science communication, policy development, and advocacy. She is particularly interested in incl... Read More

Timothy Green

Professor of Electrical Power Engineering, Imperial College London. Professor Green is a Professor of Electrical Power Engineering at Imperial College London. His research focus is on developing a cost-effective and highly reliable zero carbon electricity supply system that can accommodate variable renewable sources... Read More

Sarah Hill

Associate Professor of Popular Music, University of Oxford. Professor Sarah Hill is an Associate Professor of Popular Music and Fellow of St Peter’s College, Oxford University. She has published widely on issues of popular music historiography, politics, and cultural identity, particularly in relation to the Welsh... Read More

Cathy Holt

Professor of Biomechanics and Orthopaedic Engineering, Cardiff University. Cathy Holt, Professor of Biomechanics and Orthopaedic Engineering, is Director of the Musculoskeletal Biomechanics Research Facility, Cardiff University, a member of the Royal Academy of Engineering Healthcare Technology Group, and past Chair... Read More