Dr Ghina Halabi is an astrophysicist leading EnterpriseWOMEN at Cambridge Judge Business School’s Entrepreneurship Centre. Previously, she was a research scientist at the Institute of Astronomy and Junior Research Fellow at Wolfson College, University of Cambridge. Ghina is the first person to obtain a PhD in astrophysics from a Lebanese university, the American University of Beirut, where she worked as lecturer before moving to Cambridge.
Ghina is Founder and Executive Director of She Speaks Science http://www.shespeaksscience.com/, an award-winning global and multilingual enterprise that aims to spark the interest of young people in STEM and promote women and minority scientists, one story at a time. She is a mentor and advisor with the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs and sits on the advisory board for Public Engagement at Cambridge University. Ghina consults and leads training workshops on academic and business storytelling, and is a physical theatre practitioner. She is a public speaker at international conferences and global forums including UN Women, UNOOSA and TEDx and is featured in mainstream media including BBC Future and various podcasts.