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Chiara Cardelli


Chiara Cardelli is the science communicator and community manager of the LBG OIS Center, where she focuses on connecting the center and its offers with the research community, the general public and other stakeholders. She is passionate about applying her scientific background, her knowledge of the research environment and her organisational skills in connecting science with society and knowledge with impact. After receiving her PhD in Physics at the University of Vienna in 2018, she worked as the science communicator and event manager of the research institute IQOQI-Vienna (Austrian Academy of Sciences). She also worked in scientific education and communication projects in the non-profit environment, where she got passionate about the role of Citizen Science and Open Science practices for sustainable development.

OIS Expertise

  • Science Communication and community management

    Chiara manages the institute communication on various channels (social media, website, newsletters) and through communication directly targeted at different communities. Chiara also connects the OIS Center to various national and international relevant networks and coordinates long term communication projects.

Relevant (work) experience

Oct 2018 – Jan 2021

Science communication and event coordination – Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information

Oct 2014 – Aug 2018

Project Manager – Sunshine4Palestine

Oct 2014 – Jul 2018

Researcher in Computational Physics – Faculty of Physics, University of Vienna