Dr Sedeer El Showk
President, International Science Writers’ Association
Sedeer trained as a biologist before embarking on a career as a science writer. During his decade as a freelance writer, he wrote for Nature Outlooks, Nature Middle East, Nature Asia Pacific, Science, Smithsonian.com, Nautilus, BBC Focus, and other outlets. He now works on the international communications team at Aalto University in Espoo, Finland.