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Duncan Forgan

Duncan is an associate lecturer at the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of St Andrews. From Scone in Perthshire, Duncan attended Perth Academy, and went on to obtain a first-class MPhys (Hons) degree and a PhD in Astrophysics at the University of Edinburgh (which was awarded the Royal Astronomical Society's Penston Thesis Prize).
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astrophysics, astronomy, astrobiology, SETI, public engagement
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Aileen Fyfe

Dr Aileen Fyfe is Reader in Modern British History at the University of St Andrews. She was born in Glasgow, educated at Cambridge, and spent a decade at the National University of Ireland, Galway, before returning to Scotland in 2010.
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history, science, technology
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Alan Gow

Dr Alan J. Gow is a Lecturer in Psychology at Heriot-Watt University. With a background in Psychology, his research focuses on the identification of lifestyle and psychosocial factors that predict successful ageing, primarily cognitive ageing.
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psychology, healthy aging
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Faye Hammill

Faye Hammill is Professor of English at the University of Glasgow, and has previously held posts at Strathclyde, Cardiff and Liverpool Universities. She has a PhD in Canadian literature from the University of Birmingham. Her research is in the field of early 20th-century North American and British literature and print culture.
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English, Literature
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Gareth Harrison

Professor Gareth Harrison is Bert Whittington Chair of Electrical Power Engineering and Deputy Head of the Institute for Energy Systems at the University of Edinburgh. Originally from northwest England he came to Edinburgh as an undergraduate to study Engineering. He continued to a Doctorate before being appointed as a Research Fellow in 2000.
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renewable energy, electricty systems, electronics
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Olga Kozlova

Dr Olga Kozlova is the Director of Converge Challenge-a successful pan-Scotland business competition and management training programme aimed at creating new generation of entrepreneurs. Olga has over ten years of experience in technology commercialisation and start-up support as an entrepreneur, mentor and company formation executive.
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entrepreneurship, management training, business competition
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Cait MacPhee

Cait MacPhee is a Professor of Biological Physics at the University of Edinburgh. She was originally trained in the biomedical sciences in Australia, before realising her true vocation and gradually making her way across to physics.
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biological physics, molecular self-assembly, women in sciences
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Neil McLennan

Neil McLennan is Senior Lecturer and Director of Leadership Programmes for the School of Education, University of Aberdeen.
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civil service, education change, history teaching
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Andrew Mearns Spragg

Dr Andrew Mearns Spragg is a scientific entrepreneur and marine biotechnology pioneer with a successful track record of growing venture backed technology businesses.
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Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Marine Biotechnology, Medical Devices, Biomedical sciences, Stem Cells

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