Guest Lecturer 2019

Nelida Pohl has a PhD in Ecology and a Masters in Science Communication. She’s the director of Communications at the Institute of Ecology and Biodiversity (IEB-Chile) and President of the Chilean Association of Science Journalists and Communicators (ACHIPEC). Nelida co-founded the ASKXXI Program and the Postgraduate Diploma in Science Communication at Universidad de Chile. She is interested in raising ecological awareness, training new, diverse science communicators and the many possible intersections between art and science.

At Valley of the Possible's pilot research program of 2019 she conducted a workshop together with Silvia Lazzarino on scientific inquiry and field journaling.