Abigail Skinner

Interpretation

Abigail combines her experience of working in museums and science festivals with an academic understanding of science communication and informal learning.

Abigail joined the KCA team after finishing a MSc in Science Communication at Imperial College London. Prior to this she worked as the Events Manager for I, Science Magazine, assisted the development of the handling object collection for the Francis Crick Institute. She was also an Explainer at the Science Museum London, working in the Museum’s popular interactive galleries and performing science shows and demonstrations.

At KCA Abigail works to support the team across several projects. This has included the development of  family and schools resources and an educational programme for the Etihad Museum in Dubai, and the development of schools workshops and science shows for the Shanghai Science and Technology Museum. Most recently, Abigail worked to develop a new science show for the Abu Dhabi Education Council.