© Richard Handy
Richard has been teaching and organising international training events for many years. He is an accredited Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, a Professor, and also an elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Biology (FRSB).
Increasingly, young people lack the writing skills needed for the effective communication
of modern science and technology – a skill set that can be applied to other areas
Richard runs writing workshops, either as short half-
In the full day technical writing workshop Richard covers all areas of writing a
scientific manuscript and reports including; making a plan and deciding on a theme,
how to write an abstract, structuring a concise introduction, writing methodology,
and how to present results. The latter covers writing style as well as choosing and
presenting illustrations. Writing a scientific discussion is a creative art that
also uses evidence-
If you would like Richard to host a writing workshop, a lecture, or other training event, then please get in touch via the contact page on this website.