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Michelle Sexton

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

Claire Chaikin-Bryan

Civil and environmental engineer
An engineer with a knack for coding, Claire Chaikin-Bryan is using her STEM skills to make communities more liveable.

Mary Poniard

Biomedical engineer
Biomedical engineer Mary Poniard is making sure 2000 new ventilators for Australian intensive care wards are ready to care for COVID-19 patients.

Mat Bowtell

Industrial engineer
Industrial engineer Mat Bowtell is using his engineering skills to help others.

Huy Nguyen

Systems and humanitarian engineer
Huy Nguyen is using his skills and qualifications to improve lives and wellbeing. 

Cody Coleman

Undergraduate engineer
Cody Coleman grew up in Perth and identifies as Wadjak-Pinjarra. A curtin University engineering student, he works summers as a chemical engineer at energy company Chevron.

Mark Henaway

Electrical engineer
Music first sparked Mark Henaway’s interest in engineering, and led to a successful, diverse career.

Nima Sherpa

Space mining expert
Nima Sherpa took a leap and moved from the US to Australia, where her career in the resources industry took off. Now she’s set her sights out of this world.

Iftekhar Ahmad

Communications engineer
Associate Professor Iftekhar Ahmad communicationS engineer researching how to connect is a the cities of the future – without costing the Earth.

Genevieve De Michele

Civil engineer
Civil and construction engineer Genevieve De Michele loves seeing her work in the real world everyday.

Claire Morphett

Undergraduate engineer
Engineering student Claire Morphett has combined her two passions – engineering and medicine – to create her own epic pathway.

Sunny Forsyth

CEO
Australian National University (ANU) grad Sunny Forsyth is CEO of Abundant Water, a social enterprise that helps remote communities access clean drinking water.

From the navy to cyber security: 5-minute Q&A

navy to cyber security career palo alto networksvideo
Interested in a career in cyber security? We chatted to Nicholas Desilas who studied a Cert IV in engineering at TAFE before spending 10 years in the navy and now has a successful career in the cyber security industry, as Strategic Relationship Representative at global cyber security leader, Palo Alto Networks.

16 quick career challenges to tick off these school holidays

Bored yet? There are loads of quick, easy things you can do for your career these school holidays.

So, you want a next-gen data science gig? Live Webinar recording

So, you wanna kickstart a future-focused data science career? Hear from three real-life STEM professionals busting myths and swapping pathway stories.