Welcome to the University of Leicester's Experts Guide.
Our internationally renowned academics have a wealth of expertise on a wide range of topics and current issues. From experts on alien life and football hooliganism to European politics and social media communications we pride ourselves on the breadth and variety of experience available within our academic departments.
This database hosts a variety of academics at the University who welcome enquiries from journalists. The database includes their contact information and a useful breakdown of their research interests to help journalists find the right academic for the job.
Dr Simon Bennett
Simon is an expert on aviation safety, risk, crisis and disaster management, armed conflict and terrorism.
He has recently commented on the search for Malaysia Airlines flight 370 in the New York Times and in an opinion piece for the Leicester Mercury. He is available to discuss the flight and similar topics.
Please make use of the below search function to track down other academics who can help you with your media enquiry.
How to search?
You can search by subject keyword(s) (e.g. climate change, physics) or by surname.
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