Keeper of Science & Technology, National Museums Scotland
Sam Alberti is Keeper [head] of Science & Technology at National Museums Scotland, and an Honorary Professor in Heritage Studies at the University of Stirling. For twenty years he has worked at the intersection of museums and universities, first in Manchester, then as Director of Museums and Archives at the Royal College of Surgeons of England (including the Hunterian Museum), while holding visiting research appointments in London, Philadelphia, and Edinburgh. He has published, curated and lectured widely on the histories and cultures of science, nature and medicine. Sam is passionate about STEM engagement, especially in relation to climate change.
D1 Public Engagement and Understanding