SCIENCE & MATHS

Q&A: Careers in Pharmaceutical Biotech

It’s funny, when I started I had no idea that doing a chemistry and pharmaceutical based undergrad degree could actually lead me into nanomaterials, or even the nanotechnology field.

Q&A with a blood researcher: What he does, how to get in.

 You are a research assistant at Red Cross Australia. What are you doing, day…

Roundtable Discussion: The true value of ‘Medical Science’

“I think it’s fair to say that 90% of the students enrolled missed out on undergraduate medicine. “

5 Careers (and the starting salaries) for someone with a physics degree

Less than 10% of Physics graduates end up employed in the field of Physics and Astronomy.

Roundtable Discussion: How can I work with animals without being a vet?

A round table discussion with six non-vet experts who work with animals every day.

The career you’re probably not considering (and should be)

The letter that every parent needs to read

Passionate about African conservation? Q&A with Conservation scientist

“It is a real privilege to spend my life doing something I believe in”

Data Science: What is it?

Everyone is talking about this “job of the future,” but what is it?

Fighting marine contamination

70% of the rubbish on our beaches and in our waters is plastic

The truth about Marine Biology

The truth is, many don’t really know what it takes to get into and to stay in this field.

Chasing Japanese whaling boats in Antarctica

“Sometimes in conservation it feels as though you’ve taken one step forward and ten steps backward.”

Q&A with Marine Biologist Brinkley Davis

You have to be willing to put in time of your own, and learn to reap rewards that aren’t always monetary.

Dinner with Charlie Teo on life as a brain surgeon

We can operate on all tumours, the big question is whether it is worthwhile. Is buying a brain cancer sufferer six more months alive worth it? Teo says yes, others say no.

What I do as an environmental consultant

I wanted a profession that would let me have a positive impact on the world and society.

Studying vet: advice on getting in and getting through

Veterinary Medicine and Surgery: a student experience

I grow cotton and you wear it

Agriculture is an easy choice for me- it’s a lifestyle and a job.

Becoming a research nurse

Help develop modern medicine