Mun Keat Looi is a professional science writer and editor. He has experience writing news, features, reports and corporate brochures for online and print publications, as well as blogs and social networks.
Mun Keat has done stuff for the Wellcome Trust, SciDev.Net, The Guardian, Thomson Reuters and the Nuffield Council on Bioethics. He is a Senior Editor at the Wellcome Trust, Commissioning Editor for Mosaic, a new publisher of in-depth, long-form science stories, and co-author of the book ‘Big Questions in Science: The quest to solve the great unknowns‘ (2013).
In previous lives, Mun Keat was News Editor at SciDev.Net and News Editor for the Association of British Science Writers, where he remains Web Editor. In 2010, he led a charity project that made over £16,000 for the Libel Reform campaign and garnered widespread media coverage. He also once led Imperial College London’s science magazine, I, Science, to the runner-up spot at the 2005 Guardian Student Media Awards.
Mun Keat is available for freelance writing and editing work. If you would like to hire him, make contact.