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Noushin Nasiri

Health hero
You don't have to be a medical doctor to be a health hero. Dr Noushin Nasiri is a materials engineer, saving lives with medical devices.

Amy Heffernan

Analytical Chemistry
Analytical chemistry researcher Amy Heffernan uses roundworms to better understand dementia

Luke Stutter

Sports psychologist
Exercise science and psychology are less chalk and cheese than you might think. Luke Stutter is making a stunning career out his dual degree from QUT.

Melanie Sefton

Occupational therapist
A determination to help others steered Melanie Sefton towards a career in occupational therapy

Weber Liu

VR in the ER
Weber Liu has a fascination with virtual reality, and has set his sights on pioneering VR in medicine to improve patient outcomes

Hannah Thomas

PhD preacher
Hannah knows her PhD thesis back-to-front, since representing the University of South Australia in the international "3 Minute Thesis" competition

Geoff Webb

Data scientist
Geoff Webb uses data science to improve health practices in mental health and hospitals.

Yaya Lu

Robotics Engineer
A thirst for knowledge led Yaya Lu to help develop an innovative voice controlled wheelchair

Anastasia Miros

Hearing engineer
A last minute detour took Anastasia Miros down a career path helping the hearing-impared.

Parisa Sowti

Cancer researcher
Parisa Sowti makes portable paper sunburn sensors to prevent skin cancer in Australia.

Candace Bluff

Safety and hygiene advisor
Careers in occupational health and safety are in high demand.

Trina Majumdar

Biomedical Engineer
Trina Majumdar is engineering a better way for bones to heal.

Maths is behind everything you do online: here’s how

The internet is powered by algorithms, like a more sophisticated version of the equations you’ll learn in class. So, why don’t we think of maths like that?

Could a fixed versus growth mindset be holding you back?

growth mindset
Find out the difference between a “fixed” versus “growth” mindset and how you can implement a growth mindset at uni and work.

VIDEO: How big data is saving endangered frogs

endangered frogsvideo
Data science is saving endangered frogs by giving ecology researchers the big picture on how animal populations are declining.