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ShanShan Wang

Industrial designer
Industrial design grad, innovator and entrepreneur ShanShan Wang is tackling some mega health science problems.

Dr Eleanor Campbell

ANSTO scientist
Failing first-year chemistry didn’t stop Dr Eleanor Campbell from landing her dream job at ANSTO’s Australian Synchrotron.

Professor Michelle Colgrave

Food research scientist
Professor Michelle Colgrave is tackling one of the biggest challenges the world faces: making sure we have enough food to go around.

Hannah Passmore

Veterinarian
University of Adelaide graduate Hannah Passmore saves lives for a living – as a vet at an animal emergency centre in Adelaide.

Dr David Flannery

Research scientist
QUT researcher Dr David Flannery is living his dream career – helping NASA on its next Mars rover mission.

Rebecca Abbott

Immunologist
Rebecca Abbott is on a mission to find treatments and cures for brain cancer.

Richard Charlesworth

Biomedical scientist studying gluten & celiac disease
Biomedical scientist Dr Richard Charlesworth has been working for a decade to find answers to some of the questions related to gluten-free diets and celiac disease

Julianna Kadar

Shark biologist
Julianna Kadar grew up with a passion for the ocean that led to shark tagging trips and now a voyage to Antarctica.

Michelle Sexton

Environmental advisor
Michelle Sexton is an environmental advisor and outdoor drone pilot

Dr Nicola Angel

Laboratory Operations Manager
Nicola is the Laboratory Operations Manager for Brisbane-based Microba’s production laboratory and NATA accredited clinical test.

Areej Alsheikh

Bioinformatician
Bioinformatician Areej Alsheikh has always been interested in logic and analytical thinking, which led her down the career path of biology and microbial genomics

Dr Kari Pitts

Forensic scientist
Kari is one of the most experienced forensic scientists in the WA ChemCentre physical evidence lab.

Careers with maths – advice from the IAG Perils team

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The IAG Perils team share their STEM experiences with us, including why they think maths is super important!

Teaching the beauty, power and usefulness of maths

Associate Professor Steve Sugden teaching in class
Semi-retired, Associate Professor Steve Sugden has spent a varied career working in both industry and academia, but...

Meet the Bragg Prize 2021 judges

Bragg Prize 2021 Judges
Aspiring to be a writer? Get your thinking caps on now! The UNSW Bragg Student Prize for...