Sophie Milbourne

Sophie is the Digital Communications Officer with responsibility for developing digital and online content to share the stories and news of the Institute. Sophie takes care of our social media campaigns and platforms, our Institute newsletters, maintaining our website, generating multi-media content and supporting our researchers to gain science communication skills.

Sophie joined the Institute in February 2021. Previously she worked in science communication at the MRC London Institute of Medical Sciences. Sophie started working in science communication after completing her PhD from the University of Southampton. During her PhD, Sophie was involved in many science communication and engagement initiatives, and also writes an award-winning science blog.