GREAT Talks by Prof Carole Mundell
Thursday, 2 September 2021 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Are you curious about the existence of galaxies, planets, black holes, cosmology, exploding stars and everything beyond the earth?

Here’s a GREAT Talks lecture by Professor Carole Mundell that you must attend to gain more about the knowledge about the space, astronomy, and astrophysics. Humans are inherently curious beings and space exploration captures the attention of both scientists and non-specialised audiences alike.

Join Professor Mundell to know more about the opportunities and modern-day threats to our space ecosystem and get a flavour of how her career as an extragalactic astronomer contributes to her role as the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office’s Chief International Science Advisor.

What is GREAT Talks? 

GREAT Talks is a lecture series by celebrated UK professionals, scientists and science communicators organized and curated by the British Council across India.  The event offers Indian students a unique opportunity to meet with prominent educationists, scientists and science communicators and explore new options for education in the UK. Through these interactions, GREAT Talks aims to motivate young Indian students to plan their careers effectively. 

Date: Thursday, 2 September 2021
Time: 3.30 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.
Topic: Why we should all care about space
Speaker: Professor Carole Mundell


Speakers profile


Carole Mundell

Professor Carole Mundell is a professor of Extragalactic Astronomy, Head of Astrophysics at the University of Bath, holds the Hiroko Sherwin Chair in Extragalactic Astronomy and is a Fellow of the Institute of Physics. A world-leading scientist, she is a frequent guest speaker at international conferences. She sits on several strategic advisory panels for UK and international groups, is a committed communicator of science, and is an advocate for diversity in science. 


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