Sian Wilcox

Sian is a final year Ph.D. student at the University of Oxford, studying the effects of hibernation on sleep and behaviour.

She graduated from the University of Manchester in 2019 with a BSc in Pharmacology. During her Ph.D., Sian became interested in science communications after she began writing and editing for the Oxford Scientist Magazine.

She has subsequently volunteered as communications officer for the Cortex Club, a student-run neuroscience society, in addition to being involved in various outreach programmes with the goal of making science more accessible.