About Dr. Elizabeth Howell

image of elizabeth howell in scarfDr. Howell is an award-winning Canadian reporter, technical writer, communications consultant and instructor specializing in professional writing, space, science, universities and business.

Dr. Howell graduated from Carleton University with degrees in both Journalism and Science. She then went on to earn a Ph.D. at the University of North Dakota, working on a dissertation related to spacewalks and leadership in isolated environments, and was published in Space Policy.

Elizabeth writes for clients on numerous, wide-ranging topics — from life in space to the value of education, and she has three books about space slated to be published in 2020. Her expertise is well-received by students at Algonquin College, Ottawa’s Professional Development Institute, the University of Ottawa, Carleton University and La Cité collégiale. Her reference clients include Forbes, CBC News and Space.com.