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Careers with Science

Zoe Robinson

Intern pharmacist
Zoe Robinson didn’t plan on becoming a pharmacist, but her passion for helping people sparked a career switch

Kate Watson

Engineering & science student, QUT
Kate Watson is studying two degrees to build a career that will help combat climate change in Australia

Zoe Gibbs

Medical imaging student
Her own diagnosis inspired Zoe Gibbs to want to become a radiographer and treat people as part of an allied health team 

Natalie Peck

Radiation therapist student
Natalie Peck is using virtual reality radiation therapy systems to learn how to treat people with cancer

Gabrielle Booth

Biomedical science undergrad
Gabrielle Booth loved the sound of biomedical science in high school, but worried about job prospects – until an awesome holiday program with QUT changed her mind

Clare Birch

Quantum chemistry student
Ever chatted to a quantum chemistry student? Here’s 12 things you need to know about Clare Birch.

Jess Godfrey

Carbon capture & storage analyst
Jess Godfrey explores underground worlds to find ways to reduce carbon emissions.

Mariana Oksdath Mansilla

Scientific designer & illustrator
Mariana Oksdath Mansilla is equal parts creative and scientific, combining both her strengths to create a one-of-a-kind job

Louise Schoneveld

Research scientist
Louise Schoneveld shoots rocks with lasers to find new reserves of critical minerals. Yes, you read that right!

Dr Anika Molesworth

Farmer, scientist & writer
Dr Anika Molesworth’s devotion to the Aussie land meant science was a no-brainer when it came to careers

Christian de Cos

Physiotherapy student
Christian de Cos is using health science to score goals for Indigenous communities

Nigel Lengkeek

Senior radiochemist
Ever been to the hospital for a nuclear medicine scan or therapy? Many of the materials we need to do these critical tests are made right here in Australia

Take two: tech career case studies

Study tech
We chat to both a recent grad and soon-to-be grad from Monash University’s Faculty of IT about their study and career paths

Entering the UNSW Bragg Student Prize? Judges share their writing tips

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Are you entering the UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing 2022? Two Bragg judges share their science writing tips.

Students graduate from new wildlife conservation degree 

Wildlife conservation
Can’t decide behind animal science and conservation? Thanks to a new degree championed by Taronga Zoo and the University of Sydney, you can now do both