Faculty and researchers can be hesitant when it comes to sharing their work on social media. It’s up to communication professionals to explain the value in sharing their work.
Hear from a long-time social media pro about building trust with some of your most skeptical colleagues – scientists. Learn how to take content from conferences and help researchers communicate real science via social media.
Amy JorgensenAmy L Jorgensen specializes in developing a digital presence and consumer engagement strategies for brand awareness and customer acquisition. She has developed marketing strategies and directed implementation for the University of Virginia, Michigan State University, University of Michigan, University of Florida, and Walt Disney World. Amy has a B.S. in Business Marketing from the University of Florida and is a University of Florida MBA Candidate. She now lives in Charlottesville, Virginia with her Basset Hounds, Chauncey Billups & Priscilla Presley.
Andrew is the social media admin for the University of Alaska Fairbanks – America’s arctic university. Andrew has been developing the university’s social media presence since 2011 and has been recognized for his work with top awards from the Public Relations Society of America – Alaska. Andrew was awarded best presentation in the Technology in Education track at HighEdWeb 2017 for his talk Shattering Silos: Sharing Science on Social.