Mapping the new landscape of
science sommunication in Canada

PUBLICATIONS


Book Chapters

Riedlinger, M., Schiele, A. & Barata, G. (In press). Canada: One country, two cultures, two routes to science communication. In T. Gascoigne (Ed.). The emergence of modern science communication around the world. Canberra: ANU Press.

Papers

Riedlinger, M., Barata, G., & Schiele, A. & (2019). The landscape of science communication in contemporary Canada: A focus on anglophone actors and networks. Cultures of Science, 2(1), 51-63. doi: 10.1177/209660831900200105

Conferences

Riedlinger, M., Barata, G., & Schiele, A., (2018). Mapping the science writing and communication landscape in Canada using new media and traditional survey research tools. Australian Science Communicators Conference. Sydney, Austrália. 11-15 November 2018.

Riedlinger, M., Schiele, A., & Barata, G. (2018). Mapping the science writing and communication landscape in Canada. Science and You Conference, Beijing, China, 13-17 September 2018. http://www.science-and-you.com/en/2018-beijing

Barata, G., Alperin, J.P., Riedlinger, M., Schiele, A.(2018) Using social media metrics to identify science communicators in Canada. Science and You Conference, Beijing, China, 13-17 September 2018. http://www.science-and-you.com/en/2018-beijing

Riedlinger, M., Barata, G., & Schiele, A., (2018). Who are the science communicators and writers of Canada? Canadian Communication Association (CCA) Annual Conference. University of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan. 30 May – 1 June 2018.

Kingdon, A., Schiele, A., Barata, G., Baute, K., Riedlinger, M., Yammine, S. and Lougheed, T., (2018) How I Scicomm: Mapping the new frontiers of science communication in Canada. 47th Science Writers and Communicators National Conference: On the Edge. SFU, Vancouver. 12-15 April 2018.

Riedlinger, M., Barata, B., Medvecky, F., van der Sanden, M. & Joubert, M. (2018). The role of professional science communication associations in supporting science communicators and legitimising science communication practices. 16th Public Communication of Science and Techology (PCST) Conference. Dunedin, New Zealand, 3-6 April 2018. PCST 2018 Roundtable: atRetrieved from: https://pcst.co/doc/2018.PCST.Program.pdf

Riedlinger, M., Barata, M., Schiele, A., & Lougheed, T. (2018). Science writing and communication in Canada. 10th Canadian Science Policy Conference. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. 7-9 November, 2018.

Videos

The project team shot short smart-phone videos “How I scicomm?”. The aim was to share the diversity of profiles and experiences of science writers or communicators in Canada. 16 videos from science writers and communicators were recorde around the time of the 47th Science Writers and Communicators National Conference: On the Edge. SFU, Vancouver. April 12-15, 2018 https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQrC7lLe3oLE7nc6Qd7lCDA

Visiting Scholar, collaboration

Project team member, Alexandre Schiele from Université du Québec visited the #ScholCommLab at Simon Fraser University twice in 2018 collaborate with Germana Barata and Juan Alperin, from SFU, and Michelle Riedlinger, from the University of the Fraser Valley. February and April 2018.

Public Lecture

We invited popular Canadian science communicator on Instagram, Samantha Yammine to take part at the panel How I Scicomm: Mapping the new frontiers of science communication in Canada during the 47th Science Writers and Communicators National Conference: On the Edge. SFU, Vancouver. April 12-15, 2018. Samantha also gave a short workshop at the conference on How to use Instagram for science communication.