Meet Irene Porro, PhD

Irene Porro, PhD, at the time of her appearance for Science for the Public, was an Outreach Programs Officer for the Office of Engineering Outreach Programs in the School of Engineering at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She has since moved to Framingham University. Dr. Porro appeared on SftPublic's program, Contemporary Science Issues and Innovations on October 16, 2012 to discuss Science Outreach Programs for Youth. In the bio clip below, Dr. Porro explains how she changed careers --from astrophysics to science outreach development.