Mhairi Mitchison

University of Lancaster

Ogden Science Officer 

Mhairi works at Lancaster University Physics Department as an outreach officer alongside Phil Furneaux. She also works as the Curriculum Leader for Science and Engineering at Blackpool Sixth Form College and AQA as a senior examiner. Mhairi has a passion for outreach and started up the Fylde Coast Ogden Trust Partnership in 2013. She always encourages her students to learn outside the syllabus and outside the classroom. At Lancaster, she has expanded the already excellent outreach to include Physics Roadshows for Year 5 upwards, a EDT Headstart course, Space Workshops in collaboration with Polestar Planetarium, EPQ support, BA Gold Crest Award and Work Experience.