mugshot(square)Robin Bisson – Director

Robin draws on past experience at the UK’s Science Media Centre and other science media relations roles. Robin is a visiting scholar at the World Food Center Institute for Food and Agricultural Literacy at the University of California, Davis, to which GENeS is affiliated. His academic focus was on mathematics and philosophy of science.

E: [email protected]
T: (202) 833-4613




0e907aeArvind Suresh – Science Media Liaison

Arvind is a science communicator and a former laboratory biologist with signficant experience in life sciences research. He graduated with a Masters in Cell Biology and Physiology from the University of Pittsburgh. 

E: [email protected]
T: (202) 974-6396




MikelMikel Shybut – CLEAR Fellow

Mikel is a fellow from the University of California, Berkeley where he recently earned his PhD in plant biology studying cassava bacterial blight. He is funded by the UC Global Food Initiative as part of the communication, literacy and education for agricultural research (CLEAR) project.

E: [email protected]
Twitter: @mshybut


Interested in working for GENeS?

GENeS is looking for interns and will be adding staff in the near future. If you are interested please send a CV and cover letter to: [email protected].