Dominique Brossard, PhD

Position title: Chair and Professor, Life Sciences Communication Department, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences


Dominique Brossard is a Professor in and the Chair of the Life Sciences Communication Department in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) and an affiliate of the UW–Madison Robert & Jean Holtz Center for Science and Technology Studies, Center for European Studies, Energy Institute, Global Health Institute, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies and the Morgridge Institute for Research. Brossard’s research focuses on the intersection between science, media and policy and she co-directs the Science, Media, and the Public research group at UW. She has a particular interest in understanding the role of values in shaping public attitudes and using cross-cultural analysis to understand these processes.