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Research at a glance

What makes me tick: Bridget Bwalya Umar on researchers as honest brokers

Bridget Bwalya Umar sitting by window checking her phone
Date • 10 Jun 2021

We've asked NAI scholars why they chose a career as a researcher and what motivates them in their work. Bridget Bwalya Umar talks about the advantage of having a background in the natural sciences and how important it is for researchers to act as honest brokers.


This is part of an interview series on NAI researchers and their career choices.