A seminar on "Doing Science in and for Developing countries: Opportunities with OWSD"


Invitation for Seminar on "Doing Science in and for Developing Countries: Opportunities with OWSD" and ways to support the OWSD Palestine National Chapter

OWSD Palestine National Chapter and Palestine Academy for Science and Technology (PALAST) will host the OWSD Programme Coordinator, Tonya Blowers

Tonya Blowers will give a Seminar on "Doing Science in and for Developing Countries: Opportunities with OWSD" and ways to support OWSD Palestine National Chapter                            on  Monday, June 1st, 2020 at 4:00 pm via Zoom technology

The OWSD Palestine National Chapter  is pleased to invite you to attend an introducing seminar on the OWSD, its goals, and ways to support National Chapters such as OWSD Palestine National Chapter.

Tonya Blowers is the OWSD Programme Coordinator, and is responsible for the overall management of the fellowships, awards and networking programmes as well as working with the OWSD executive board to develop strategic plans, fundraise and provide reports for OWSD members, donors and partners. Tonya has a PhD in Women and Gender from the University of Warwick, UK. She has a Masters in World Literatures in English from Marlboro College in the USA and a BSocSc in Sociology and Social Administration from Warwick. She has over twenty years experience as a teacher and writer, including as Lecturer in English Literature at Oxford Brookes University and at Royal Holloway College, UK, before running her own creative writing business in London. In Trieste since 2009, Tonya has developed science communication courses for PhD students in neuroscience, biology, physics and mathematics. Before joining OWSD in 2013, Tonya was staff writer at TWAS, editing the newsletter and website and contributing many articles on science in developing countries.

The seminar will be in English

After Registration, Zoom link will send to you through E-mail

The OWSD Palestine National Chapter welcome your attendance