Phil was recently interviewed by award-winning storyteller and strategist Denise Withers on her podcast Foreward – How Stories Drive Change.

Scientists need to be able to tell the story of their work if they want to get grants, engage collaborators, shift policy or generate new knowledge. Unfortunately, that’s not something they learn to do in school. And that’s a problem for all of us, because the world needs to know about the incredible research being done, if we want to solve some of our most complex issues. 

For tips on how I’ve been able to use stories to advance my career and why it’s so important for scientists to do so check out the podcast here: