Alexander Gerber is founder and research director at INSCICO. The spectrum of his research crosses what is often seen as the divide between scholarship and practice, working towards science communication as an agent of social innovation. Professor Gerber has served as Project Lead or Work Package Lead in six Horizon 2020 projects, five of them from the SwafS programme (NUCLEUS, RRING, GRRIP, TeRRIFICA, CREATIONS, Ô), and has chaired several Advisory Boards of projects and other initiatives in the area of science communication. He is also an elected member of the Scientific Committee of the global science communication association PCST (Public Communication of Science and Technology Network). He serves as a member of several Advisory Boards.
He is contributing to the Viral Communication project with dissemination and outreach.