Meet the Team – Chris Lintott

That’s right, it’s our 2nd edition of meet the team, where you get to learn a bit about the people behind the Zooniverse. Today it is none other than the founder of the entire project, Chris Lintott!

Chris is the one on the right, though I think I recognise the others too...

Chris is the one on the right, though I think I recognise the others too…

Name – Chris Lintott

Twitter Name @chrislintott

Job – PI / Founder

What do you do within the Zooniverse? – I usually say it’s all my fault – I try and coordinate the efforts of the multi-talented Zooniverse team, write grants to bring in money and occasionally get to do some science.

What are your two favourite Zooniverse projects? – Galaxy Zoo and Planet Hunters

What is your favourite movie? – Contact

What is you favourite album? – Screamadelica by Primal Scream

What is your favourite novel? – A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius by Dave Eggers

HAPPY BIRTHDAY CHRIS!!!