Jente Ottenburghs joins the BOU’s Engagement Support Officer team
The BOU is delighted to announce the appointment of Jente Ottenburghs (Uppsala University) as our new Journal Publicity Support Officer.
Jente describes himself as a curious evolutionary biologist with a passion for writing. His research focuses on the evolution of birds using the newest genomic techniques. He regularly writes articles for popular science websites, magazines and newspapers. He recently wrote his first fantasy novel (in Dutch) and is also a stand-up comedian.
Jente will take up his honorary position as Journal Publicity Support Officer, and a member of the BOU’s Engagement Committee, on 1 March when he will assist with the promotion of our journal, IBIS, and the articles we publish.