Looking for someone? You'll find our staff listed by Collections area below. For general enquiries contact Marianne Spence, Departmental Administrator, on the number or email below.
Specific responsibility: Science collections, including astronomy, navigation, lighthouses, cartography, surveying, metrology, meteorology and oceanography.
Research interest/expertise: History of science 1600-1900; cultural and social history of science and technology; scientific instrument makers.
Specific responsibility: Curatorial support for science collections.
Research interest/expertise: History of Science collections.
Specific responsibility: Curatorial support for Communications collections.
Research interest/expertise: History of TV, radio and audio collections in relation to Scotland, Scottish inventors and innovators.
Specific responsibility: Curatorial support for technology collections.
Research interest/expertise: Materials collection.
Project title: Science on Display: the Historical Relationships between Exhibit Label Texts, Scientific Objects, and Technologies at National Museums Scotland
Project title: Bombers, Bunkers and Badges: Materialising the Cold War in Scotland
Project title: Typewriters and Commerce in Scotland, 1870s to 1920s
Project title: Intellectual Properties: Transferring Science from Universities to National Museums Scotland