Dorota Badowska

RD-Connect Science Communication and Impact Coordinator
Newcastle University

Dorota studied biotechnology (major) and psychology (minor) at the Warsaw University, Poland, where she was awarded a BSc in 2009. Afterwards she studied neuroscience at the Georg-August University and International Max Planck Research School in Göttingen, Germany.

In 2014, she completed her PhD in neuroscience at the Max Planck Institute of Experimental Medicine in Göttingen, Germany. Her research focused on studying interaction of genetic and environmental risk factors for schizophrenia using mouse models.

Within RD-Connect, she is responsible for science communication and impact coordination to synthesise and maximise the outputs of the project and research findings.