Dr Colette Matthewman

Colette Matthewman is the Programme Manager for OpenPlant. With a research background in the plant sciences, she has a broad overview of OpenPlant research activities, and coordinates the OpenPlant Fund, events, training, and outreach to build new synergies and increase the impact of the centre. Colette works closely with the Science Art Writing Trust (SAW Trust) to deliver innovative outreach and public engagement events on synthetic biology. She also maintains involvement in a number of Resposible Research and Innovation projects and is leading a project to develop resources for school pupils to learn about synthetic biology.