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Dominique Brossard

Dominique Brossard

Expert on media, science and policy, science and social media, public understanding of science, public attitudes toward controversial science

Professor and Chair, life sciences communication; steering committee, Holtz Center of Science and Technology Studies College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Work: 608-263-3073 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page Twitter: @brossardd


  • Nanotechnology, social implications
  • Stem cell research, media and public opinion
  • Biotechnology, media and public opinion
  • Climate change, media and public opinion


  • Editor, "The Media, The Public, and Agricultural Biotechnology"
  • Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • Past chair, Communication Theory and Methodology Division, Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Board member, Public Communication of Science and Technology Network
  • National Academy of Science — Kavli Foundation Frontiers of Science Fellow