Mike S. Schäfer joins Editorial Advisory Board of „Public Understanding of Science“


Mike S. Schäfer has been appointed to the Editorial Advisory Board of the journal „Public Understanding of Science“. PUS is an international journal covering all aspects of the inter-relationships between science and the public, including science communication and science journalism, popular representations of science, scientific and para-scientific belief systems, science in schools, history of science, education of popular science. With an Impact Factor of 1.8, it ranks 11th out of 76 communication journals in the Social Science Citation Index, and 2nd among 44 journals listed under “History & Philosophy Of Science”. In PUS, Mike has published articles on climate change communication (link: http://pus.sagepub.com/content/early/2015/07/02/0963662515592558.abstract), on normative models in science communication (link: http://pus.sagepub.com/content/18/4/437.abstract) as well as a meta-analysis on science in the media (link: http://pus.sagepub.com/content/21/6/650.abstract).