Mapping the new landscape of
science communication in Canada



Dr. Juan Pablo Alperin, Assistant Professor in the Publishing Program, Simon Fraser University (SFU). Email:

Dr Michelle Riedlinger, Associate Professor at the University of Fraser Valley (UFV). Email:

Dr Germana Barata, Researcher at the State University of Campinas (Unicamp), Brazil and Visiting Scholar at the Scholarly Communications Lab, SFU. Email:

Dr Alexandre Schiele, Doctor of Philosophy at Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Université du Québec à Montréal


Tim Lougheed, Past President of the Science Writers and Communicators of Canada (SWCC)

Janice Benthin, Executive Director at SWCC

Shelley McIvor, Director of Hybrid Communication & Design, member of the SWCC

Stephanie Thibault, Présidente de l'Association des Communicateurs Scientifiques Conseillère en Communication (ACS). Email:

Study number: SFU Ethics Committee number: 2018s0042

Funding source: This study was funded by Social Science and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC).

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