Michael Ellis


Michael Ellis

Michael Ellis is the science communication manager at the South African Agency for Science and Technology Advancement. He is an experienced science communication professional and has managed teams at the Cape Town Science Centre and Sci-Bono Discovery Centre over the past decade. He has experience in STI training and human capital development through his key responsibilities of staff development and training within the science centre network. Through his work at SAASTA, Michael is responsible for the management and implementation of various national science engagement and communication programmes. A key responsibility of the science communication unit is to develop science communication resources, media and skills. Michael has a MSc (Entomology), BSc Hons and a BSecEd (Sci) from the University of Pretoria.

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