About the Author
Derek Victor is an experienced science writer and science communications educator based in Ireland. Combining a background in biology and linguistics with a talent for storytelling, his focus is helping people in academia and industry to get their message across. He takes considerable pride in ensuring that an author’s message is clear and accessible to the audience and appropriate to the medium. He is also passionate about anti-prejudice activity. Based on his own experiences as a queer and disabled person, he has developed a workshop on the experiences of people with intersecting marginalized identities in academic and corporate environments. In addition to his professional work, he enjoys role-playing games and working with clay.
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