Member Profile


Contact Info

First Name: Dianna

Last Name: Bautista

Email: Send Email

Occupation:Freelance Science Writer, Layout Editor


Company: University of Edinburgh

Category of Membership: Public

Areas of expertise:

  • Physics/Space/Astronomy
  • Biology/Health/Medicine
  • Chemistry/Biotechnology/Pharma
  • Earth Sciences/Oceanography
  • Mathematics


I recently finished an MSc in Science Communication and Public Engagement at the University of Edinburgh. Prior to this degree, I studied a BSc in Biochemistry and Cell Biology at Jacobs University Bremen.
I’m interested in using science writing to explore the intersection between science and society. My writing is looks at a variety of science topics, but I’m particularly interested in finding creative ways to tell the stories of scientists and their research. I've written and edited for a variety of print and online platforms including University of Edinburgh’s student newspaper, The Student, and the online science blogging platform, The Surg. I’m currently the layout editor for the University of Edinburgh’s science magazine EuSci.
Some of my writing is featured at: and