About Us

Dovercourt’s principals each have more than 30 years’ experience in journalism, editing and publishing.

The Dovercourt Team

Debbie Lawes

Debbie Lawes

Debbie has worked as a journalist and editor for more than 30 years. She has written extensively for several science-based departments and agencies, not-for-profits and the private sector. Recent clients have included the Networks of Centres of Excellence, National Research Council, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Mental Health Commission of Canada, Environment and Climate Change Canada, Canadian Science Policy Conference, International Development Research Centre, Baylis Medical, Research Money, Canadian Innovation News and Research Infosource. Debbie has held senior editorial positions with several publications, including RE$EARCH MONEY, Canadian Innovation News and Tech Media Reports (rebranded The Wire Report). Prior to co-founding Dovercourt Editorial Services in 2001, Debbie was Publisher and Managing Editor at Decima Publishing and Managing Editor at Evert Communications.

Mark Henderson

Mark Henderson

Mark has written extensively on science, technology and innovation policy and funding issues for over 25 years. For 24 of those years he was the Managing Editor of RE$EARCH MONEY, Canada’s leading science policy publication. Mark continues to contribute articles as Research Money’s Senior Correspondent. Mark also recently wrote a series of feature articles for the National Research Council on several of its former presidents, including Drs. Pierre Coulombe, Arthur Carty and Pierre Perron.