My name is Angelina Souren.

* I am an independent writer, researcher and critical thinker. I’ve been self-employed for over two decades, under the name “SmarterScience”.

* I hold a teaching certificate from VU University Amsterdam and have taught graduate students at VU University Amsterdam and the University of Twente, both in the Netherlands.

* My previous course received very high ratings on Udemy, even though it was a in a highly competitive category. (It’s become obsolete now.)

* I am a former board member of the Environmental Chemistry (and Toxicology) Section of the Royal Netherlands Chemical Society and of NIMF, a Dutch organization for women in science and technology.

* I was an associate editor for the international newsletter of the US-based Geochemical Society for over a decade.

* I am the author of a book on the new eugenics (“We need to talk about this”).

* I have written on science and technology, for example, for the international company Arcadis and for the For Dummies books.

* I hail from the Netherlands, have previously lived in the US, and have been in the UK since the end of 2004.