Women in STEM

Women in STEM

This is what a scientist looks like … and an engineer, a mathematician, an entrepreneur, a marine biologist, coder, astronomer, doctor, archaeologist, roboticist, materials chemist. Watch, read and listen, and get to know the amazing Women in STEM. They’ve got a lot to say, and they’re saying it loud enough to change the world.


Developed with the support of the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science WISE Grant.





Videos

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STEM Entrepreneurs
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From High School to a STEM Career
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Dr Catherine Ball - Environmental Scientist & Entrepreneur
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Julie Shuttleworth - Metallurgist & General Manager
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Entrepreneurs - Dr Kate Lomas, Biophysicist & Dr Liz Williams, Chemist
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Niki Robinson - Environmental Engineer & Water Regulation
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Dr Pia Winberg - Marine Ecologist & Entrepreneur
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Sarah Last - Biologist, Inventor & Entrepreneur
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Sheena Ong - Renewables Engineer
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Sonja Basson - Electrical & Electronic Engineer
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Dr Vanessa Rauland - Sustainability, Climate Change & Renewables Advocate
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Ella Gross - Water Design Engineer
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Davina Rooney - Civil Engineer & Sustainability Manager
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Dr Cass Hunter - Quantitative Marine Scientist
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Belinda Grealy - Chemical Engineer & Area Business Manager
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Dr Marianne Foley - Fire Safety Engineer
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Dr Jill Cainey - Climatologist & Energy Storage Expert
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Dr Jaclyn Brown - Mathematician & Digital Agriculture Research
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Ivana Popovac - Systems Engineer
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Emily de la Peña - Civil Engineer & Entrepreneur
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Dr Anjali Jaiprakash - Robobiologist
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STEM at Work
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Working in Art - Picture Conservation
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Working in Art - Textile Conservation
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Working In Forensics - Art Forensics
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Working in Forensics - Biology
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Working in Forensics - Chemistry
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Working in Earth Sciences - Meteorologist
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Working in Earth Sciences - Cartography
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Working In Earth Sciences - Biology
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Working in Earth Sciences - Marine Biology
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Working in Earth Sciences - Marine Biology 2
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STELR Career Profile – Archana Sathivelu, Systems Engineer
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Working in Robotics & Engineering - Robogals
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Working in Robotics & Engineering - Civil Engineering
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Working in Robotics & Engineering - Development Engineering
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Working in Earth Sciences - Geology
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Working in Robotics & Engineering - Engineer
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Working in Maths - Medical data
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Working in Maths - Robotics
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Working In Robotics & Engineering - Biotech
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STELR Career Profile – Claire Legrand, Marine Renewable Engineer
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STELR Career Profile - Kate Douglas, Architect
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Archiving digital architectural records
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Developing a neurovascular marker of cognitive impairment
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Developing new treatments for skin cancer
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Sustainable Water Careers
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Rose Amal - Sustainable fuels from the Sun
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Veena Sahajwalla - The E-Waste Alchemist
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Katharina Gaus - Extreme Close-up on Immunity
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In her element - Professor Emma Johnston
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Martina Stenzel - Targeting Tumours with Tiny Assassins
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Epilepsy Specialist Ingrid Scheffer
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Neuroscientist Bernadette Fitzgibbon
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Astrophysicist Tamara Davis
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Episode 6: Inside an Innovative Mind
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Episode 4: Five Awkward Women in STEM Questions
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Medical Illustrator: on the job with Madelaine
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Niki Robinson - Environmental Engineer & Water Regulation
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From High School to a STEM Career
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Dr Pia Winberg - Marine Ecologist & Entrepreneur
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Entrepreneurs - Dr Kate Lomas, Biophysicist & Dr Liz Williams, Chemist
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Julie Shuttleworth - Metallurgist & General Manager
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Dr Catherine Ball - Environmental Scientist & Entrepreneur
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STEM Entrepreneurs
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Vanessa Pirotta - Using drones to collect whale snot (FameLab Australia 2018 Winner)
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Toby Hendy - Poking Plants (FameLab Australia 2018 Runner-Up)
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Taryn Laubenstein - The Tail of Two Fishes
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Pegah Maasoumi - Solar Windows
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A mix of science and sourdough
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Science lessons useful in Art Restoration career
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Flavia Tata Nardini on women in engineering
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Flavia Tata Nardini on the future of the internet
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What is Space Archaeology?
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Technology in Art Conservation
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Tamarah King - Earthquake Geologist
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Nural Cokcetin - How FameLab changed my life
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Erinn Fagan-Jeffries - How FameLab changed my life
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Noushin Nasiri - How FameLab changed my life
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She Flies - Turning Girls into Drone Pilots
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Namira Salim and the Zero-G Peace Summit
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Think Like a Scientist: Natural Selection in an Outbreak
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Test Tube Babes
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Life on Earth - and Mars?
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Nine Awkward Astrophysicist Questions
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Meet Andrea Boyd - Space Flight Controller
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What's up with the Rogue Ginger?
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Behind the Scenes at Science Meets Parliament 2016
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Backstage with Naomi Oreskes
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How to become an Astronaut - Marsha Ivins & Adelle
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What Are Gravitational Waves
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Andrea Boyd's ISS Scrapbook

Articles

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Modern figures in STEM: NASA's Christyl Johnson
8 minutes
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Closing the gap on infectious diseases affecting Indigenous Australians
7 minutes
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Astronaut Peggy Whitson calls it a day
6 minutes
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Astronomer Karlie Noon embraces Indigenous science, education and equality
7 minutes
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Researcher rediscovers a great ‘forgotten’ Australian woman of science
4 minutes
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Gender differences for intelligence perception in the classroom
2 minutes
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How to become a palaeontologist
8 minutes
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Women in STEM
19 minutes
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All-girl team smash competition in engineering challenge
3 minutes
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Animal-Loving Geneticist Jenny Graves Wins Prime Minister's Prize for Science
4 minutes
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Ellen Fryar - best collegiate female Airleg driller in Australia 2017
2 minutes
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This Woman Is Proof You Can Do Anything You Set Your Mind To
7 minutes
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Astronomical Gender Bias: The Dark Side of Citations
3 minutes
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The Year of Women in Science Cinema
5 minutes
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Meet Dr Kate Brandis - Leader of the Feather Map of Australia Project
5 minutes

Ultimate Careers

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Modern figures in STEM: NASA's Christyl Johnson
8 minutes
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Astronomer Karlie Noon embraces Indigenous science, education and equality
7 minutes
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Gender differences for intelligence perception in the classroom
2 minutes
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How to become a palaeontologist
8 minutes
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All-girl team smash competition in engineering challenge
3 minutes
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Ellen Fryar - best collegiate female Airleg driller in Australia 2017
2 minutes
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This Woman Is Proof You Can Do Anything You Set Your Mind To
7 minutes
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Meet Dr Kate Brandis - Leader of the Feather Map of Australia Project
5 minutes
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STEM Entrepreneurs
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From High School to a STEM Career
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Dr Catherine Ball - Environmental Scientist & Entrepreneur
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Julie Shuttleworth - Metallurgist & General Manager
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Entrepreneurs - Dr Kate Lomas, Biophysicist & Dr Liz Williams, Chemist
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Niki Robinson - Environmental Engineer & Water Regulation
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Dr Pia Winberg - Marine Ecologist & Entrepreneur
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Sarah Last - Biologist, Inventor & Entrepreneur
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Sheena Ong - Renewables Engineer
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Sonja Basson - Electrical & Electronic Engineer
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Dr Vanessa Rauland - Sustainability, Climate Change & Renewables Advocate
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Ella Gross - Water Design Engineer
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Davina Rooney - Civil Engineer & Sustainability Manager
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Dr Cass Hunter - Quantitative Marine Scientist
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Belinda Grealy - Chemical Engineer & Area Business Manager
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Dr Marianne Foley - Fire Safety Engineer
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Dr Jill Cainey - Climatologist & Energy Storage Expert
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Dr Jaclyn Brown - Mathematician & Digital Agriculture Research
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Ivana Popovac - Systems Engineer
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Emily de la Peña - Civil Engineer & Entrepreneur
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Dr Anjali Jaiprakash - Robobiologist
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STEM at Work
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Working in Art - Picture Conservation
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Working in Art - Textile Conservation
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Working In Forensics - Art Forensics
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Working in Forensics - Biology
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Working in Forensics - Chemistry
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Working in Earth Sciences - Meteorologist
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Working in Earth Sciences - Cartography
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Working In Earth Sciences - Biology
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Working in Earth Sciences - Marine Biology
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Working in Earth Sciences - Marine Biology 2
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STELR Career Profile – Archana Sathivelu, Systems Engineer
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Working in Robotics & Engineering - Robogals
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Working in Robotics & Engineering - Civil Engineering
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Working in Robotics & Engineering - Development Engineering
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Working in Earth Sciences - Geology
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Working in Robotics & Engineering - Engineer
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Working in Maths - Medical data
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Working in Maths - Robotics
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Working In Robotics & Engineering - Biotech
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STELR Career Profile – Claire Legrand, Marine Renewable Engineer
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STELR Career Profile - Kate Douglas, Architect
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Rose Amal - Sustainable fuels from the Sun
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Veena Sahajwalla - The E-Waste Alchemist
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Katharina Gaus - Extreme Close-up on Immunity
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In her element - Professor Emma Johnston
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Martina Stenzel - Targeting Tumours with Tiny Assassins
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Epilepsy Specialist Ingrid Scheffer
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Neuroscientist Bernadette Fitzgibbon
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Astrophysicist Tamara Davis
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Medical Illustrator: on the job with Madelaine
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Niki Robinson - Environmental Engineer & Water Regulation