Alba Abad

Alba Abad, PhD

Project lead/Founder

Dr. Alba Abad is the ‘Engage Nepal with Science’ project lead. She is a research scientist at the Wellcome Centre for Cell Biology (University of Edinburgh, UK) and an enthusiast of science communication and public engagement with science. After witnessing the strong impact of public engagement with research in local communities throughout the UK, she decided to combine her expertise in outreach together with her love for Nepal to launch ‘Engage Nepal with Science’ in collaboration with RIBB. Her aim is to spread her passion for science while inspiring and sparking curiosity in Nepalese communities.