Todd P. Newman is an assistant professor in the Department of Life Sciences Communication at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His research focuses on the role of strategic communication within the context of science, technology, and the environment. He has worked on a number of collaborative projects within this context funded by the National Science Foundation, Burroughs Wellcome Fund, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, and The Kavli Foundation. Newman is the editor of Theory and Best Practices in Science Communication Training (Routledge, 2019), which covers the growing body of research in this emerging field. Newman received his Ph.D. in Communication at American University, and previously served as a postdoctoral research associate at the University of Connecticut and the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science at Stony Brook University.