Zooniverse community manager
Field of expertise: Citizen science, exoplanetary science
A former exoplanetary scientist, Grant is now in charge of special projects and communications at the Zooniverse. He is also behind the Zooniverse’s presence on social media and publishes the Daily Zooniverse blog. Grant obtained a PhD from the University of St Andrews in 2012. His thesis work was on the detection and characterization of transiting exoplanets. He then spent a short time as observatory manager and teaching assistant in St Andrews before starting work with the Zooniverse, at the University of Oxford, in 2013.