Louisa Cockbill is the Communications Project Coordinator for Digital Engineering Technology Innovation (DETI) Inspire. DETI Inspire aims to address the nationwide skills gap in engineering by championing science for children in the West of England, with a particular focus on breaking stereotypes and challenging perceptions about STEM careers. She also heads up the Engineering Department’s Engineering our Future webpage – https://blogs.uwe.ac.uk/engineering/

Louisa is a science communicator with previous experience as a writer (writing stories on new scientific research for various international publications) and presenter (presenting science shows to children and families).

She holds a BSc in Cancer Biology and Immunology and a PhD in Biochemistry from the University of Bristol.