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Keita Richardson

ANSTO Graduate
Ever wondered what a grad gig in nuclear science involves? ANSTO graduate Keita Richardson walks us through his day on the job 

Dr Alison Todd

Health inventor
Dr Alison Todd has built a distinguished STEM career and international health science business based on passion and curiosity

Anika Fechner-Head

Graduate Environmental Scientist 
Into environmental science but other stuff too? A double degree could equip you with some pretty well-rounded skills

Elise McCarthy

Ranger
Always dreamt of working outside? There’s a planet full of roles in conservation! Office, optional

Dr James O’Hanlon

Freelance Artist and Scientist
Dr James O’Hanlon is equal parts creative and scientific – combining both his strengths to create a one-of-a-kind career

Amy MacIntosh

Ecotoxicologist
Amy MacIntosh is investigating the impacts of naturally occurring radioactive material (NORM) from deep-sea oil and gas pipelines on Australian marine animals.

Dr Christina N. Zdenek

Snake expert
Hanging out with highly venomous snakes is all in a days work for Dr Christina N. Zdenek 

Arjumand Banu Khan

Environmental scientist & science communicator
Arjumand is passionate about helping young people appreciate the wonders of STEM.

Kiera Flynn

Corporate communications manager
Kiera Flynn’s background in biomedicine helped her land a communications role at L’Oreal

Scarlet Kong

PhD student
PhD student Scarlet Kong is harnessing shape-changing materials to send soundwaves through the deep

Declan Burke

Research assistant
Chemistry Honours graduate Declan Burke is helping turn natural gas and iron ore into clean hydrogen and graphite.

Bonny Rawson

Product technologist
Bonny Rawson is a proud Ballardong Noongar woman, who discovered a new world of food via an airline corporate gig.

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