Science Communication Program

The Science Communication Program supports research in the science of science communications. Housed in the Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications, the program connects communications researchers with scientists from across Penn State to explore productive research collaborations with seed funding and administrative resources.

The SCP focuses on:

  • Building multi-disciplinary research collaborations
  • Advancing theory in the science of science communication
  • Improving communication effectiveness on specific science issues
  • Educating academic and other audiences about science communication challenges

Lee Ahern
Director, Science Communication Program
Associate Professor, Advertising and Public Relations / 814-865-8314