Jessamyn Fairfield

Visibility Facilitator HB7 and HB8

Jessamyn Fairfield is a lecturer in the School of Natural Sciences at the University of Galway, leading research in neuromorphic nanomaterials, physics education, and public engagement with science. She is also an award-winning science communicator, and the founding director of Bright Club Ireland, a platform for communicating academic research with stand-up comedy. Listen to Jessamyn talk about using comedy for the greater good in her TEDx talk ‘Laugh, Think, Cry, Laugh Again.’