Susanna Harris, PhD translates cutting-edge science into materials that engage audiences of all backgrounds, from the classroom to the boardroom.
Susanna has trained hundreds of research scientists to convey the complexities and impact of their work through written, oral, and digital communications. With experience in engagement and community building in biotech ventures, she has seen firsthand and is an advocate for the power of charisma in helping professionals understand and accept new technologies.
Susanna is passionate about creating spaces for people to learn from each other—whether about research or mental health. Susanna is the founder and chair of PhD Balance, an international platform empowering graduate students to learn from shared experiences.
Susanna completed her PhD in microbiology and immunology from UNC Chapel Hill as a National Science Foundation Graduate Fellow.