Rüdiger Brecht

Rüdiger Brecht

St. John's Coordinator

Rüdi is now a PhD student in scientific computing, after finishing his master in math in Germany.
As he put it: “What could possibly go wrong, when you bring science and beer together” :)
And that’s why he is the coordinator for Pint of Science here in St. John’s.

Atefeh Ghorbani

Atefeh Ghorbani

Event Coordinator

Atefeh is finishing her PhD in immunology at the Momorial University of Newfoundland. Her passion is bioinformatics and tea, but there was no ‘Cup of Science’, so she gave ‘Pint of Science’ a try and loved it ;)

Evgeni Matveev

Evgeni Matveev

Assistant Coordinator

Evgeni did his BSc in Biology at the University of Alberta, and is currently working on his MSc in Marine biology, studying crustacean behaviour and physiology. He has a passion for science communication and outreach, and believes it's vital to get communities engaged with local research.

Muriel Dunn

Muriel Dunn

Assistant Coordinator

Muriel found her love for the ocean while completing her B.Sc in Physics and Oceanography at the University of British Columbia. She is currently working on her master’s in ocean acoustics at Memorial University. She is passionate about increasing ocean and science literacy and what better way to do...