Access 2 Perspectives provides novel insights into the communication and management of Science. Our goal is to equip researchers with the skills and enthusiasm they need to pursue a successful and joyful career.

We work in an international environment offering trainings in Afrikaans, English, German, French, Greek, Swedish and Portuguese. Collaborating with like-minded partners and experts of various disciplines allows us to offer you a range of topics within the field of Science Communication.
Get to know our trainers and let us know who you would like to work with based in their expertise:

 

 

André Maia Chagas (ORCID | Twitter | Github | LinkedIn)

Trainer for Open Science & Research Integrity
Collaborating at trendinafrica.org
Creator of openeuroscience.com & co-founder at Prometheus Science
Coordinator at Building FOSH following demand
PhD in Neuroscience
Languages: Portuguese, English, German

A2P topics: Open Science Hardware, Research Integrity, Project Management

 

 

Alexandra Athanasopoulou-Köpping

EU funded Projects Manager
PhD in Global Studies
Languages: Greek, English, German

A2P topics: Policy Writing and Communication, Project Management

 

 

Duncan Nicholas (ORCID | Twitter | LinkedIn)

Director of DN Journal Publishing Services
Vice-President of the European Association of Science Editors (EASE)
BSc in Psychology
Language: English

A2P topics: Open Science, Project Management, Scientific Writing & Publishing

 

 

Harrison Kalunga Mwilima (LinkedIn)

Lecturer, Consultant, Journalist (Europe-Africa Relations)
PhD in Political Science (International Relations)
Languages: Swahili, English, German

A2P topics: Intercultural Training (Understanding Europe-Africa Relations), Project Management

 

 

Johanna HavemannJo Havemann (ORCID | Twitter | Github | LinkedIn)

Chief Consultant & Trainer at Access2Perspectives since 2012
Co-founder at AfricArXiv
PhD in Developmental Biology
Languages: German, English, Swedish

A2P topics: Open Science, Scientific Writing, Project Management

 

 

Jon TennantJon Tennant (ORCID | Twitter | Github | LinkedIn)

Speaker and Trainer for Open Science
Founder at paleorXiv and the Open Science MOOC
PhD in Paleontology
Language: English

A2P topics: Open Science, Scientific Writing, Project Management

 

Joy Owango (LinkedIn | Twitter)

Director at the Training Centre in Communication TCC Africa
MBA in Leadership and Sustainability
Languages: Luo, Swahili, English

A2P course topics: Policy Writing and Communication, Project Management, Science Communication

 

 

Joyce Achampong (Twitter | LinkedIn)

Founder at Pivot Global Education
MSc in European Policy and Management
Languages: English, French

A2P topics: Policy Writing and Communication, Project Management

 

 

Julia Wildgans (Twitter)

Trainer for Legal Aspects in Science
PhD Candidate in Law
Languages: German, English

A2P topics: Legal Aspects in Science, Research Integrity

 

 

Julien Colomb (ORCID | Twitter | Github | LinkedIn)

Trainer for Data Management and Open Science
Founder at Drososhare
PhD in Biology
Languages: French, English, German

A2P topics: Open Science, FAIR Data Management, Project Management, Digital Science

 

 

Katrin Bringmann (Twitter | LinkedIn)

Communication Trainer, Speaker and Coach since 1999
Founder at kb-neustart.de
Staatsexamen in Linguistics, Roman, Anglican & American Studies
Languages: German, English, French

A2P topics: Strategic Reading, Career Development, Work-Life Balance

 

 

Louise Bezuidenhout (ORCID | Twitter | LinkedIn)

Science and Technology Researcher
Founder of LabHack
PhD in Sociology
Languages: English, Afrikaans, German

A2P topics: Open Science, Open Science Hardware, Scientific Writing

 

 

Olle Bergman (Twitter | LinkedIn)

Communications Consultant, Speaker & Professional Writer
Founder of Crastina
MSc in Chemical Engineering
Languages: Swedish, English, German

A2P topics: Career Development, Popular Scientific Writing, Project Management

 

 

Thomas Gitonga Kalunge (Twitter | LinkedIn)

Trainer and Consultant in Project Management, Design Thinking and Diaspora/Migration
MSc in Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship
Languages: Swahili, English, German
A2P topics: Project Management based on Design Thinking

 

 

Tina Persson ( Twitter | LinkedIn)

Trainer & Coach for Scientific Career Development and Transition
Founder at Passage 2 Pro and Phd Career Stories
PhD in Organic Chemistry
Languages: Swedish, English, German

A2P topics: Career Development, Presentation Techniques