Latest Interviews

  • Jordan builds on rewarding career

    By on 17/01/2017

    Interview Crystal Jordan    

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  • One day I want to be a CEO

    By on 15/12/2016

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  • Elizabeth becomes a Namdeb first

    By on 15/12/2016

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  • Living the Best of Both Worlds

    By on 21/11/2016

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  • The sky’s the limit for Wollen

    By on 22/07/2016

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  • Leanne Drew – Coal Mine Dump Truck Operator

    By on 29/05/2016

    Massive trucks dwarfing their operators are an iconic image in mining. After working in retail and raising children for...

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  • Misty Jenkins

    By on 13/03/2016

    “I love the discovery, I love the creativity of brainstorming a problem, and designing an approach to tackle it....

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  • Melodie McGeoch

    By on 13/03/2016

    “It is more important to take action than to be confident” Dr Melodie McGeoch is Associate Professor in the...

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  • Kate Howell

    By on 13/03/2016

    “It’s important for leaders … to set an example – by taking regular holidays, planning meetings at appropriate times...

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  • Heather Bray

    By on 13/03/2016

    “….the biggest hurdle has been remembering to remind myself that my ‘unconventional’ career path is a great strength and...

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  • Alex Atkins

    By on 13/03/2016

    “I’m often frustrated by society’s polar opposite expectations for mums and for professional women – it’s impossible to meet...

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  • Ulrike Dackermann

    By on 13/03/2016

    “The work atmosphere at university … can be quite lonesome and, especially for women, it is very important to...

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  • Guang Hong

    By on 13/03/2016

    “Be confident and don’t think that being female is something that will hold you back in your career” Dr Guang...

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  • Gretta Pecl

    By on 13/03/2016

    “Whilst I am thrilled with increased awareness around gender-equity issues in science, I also worry that younger women may...

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  • Rowena Ball

    By on 13/03/2016

    “I gave the kids a maths extension activity involving fractals. I related it to important Indigenous country and knowledge,...

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  • Mathilde Desselle

    By on 13/03/2016

    “I will forever be grateful to the mentors who have pushed me outside of my comfort zone“ Mathilde Desselle...

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  • Céline d’Orgeville

    By on 13/03/2016

    “As I became the first ever pregnant engineer in my organisation, people there had zero advice to offer me...

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  • Sharon Lewin

    By on 13/03/2016

    “… choose your battles, have confidence and stick with your vision and look after yourself, your colleagues and your...

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  • Heather Catchpole

    By on 13/03/2016

    “It’s important to treat your team with respect, facilitate communication and to recognise their achievements…” Heather is the co-founder...

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  • Daphne van der Westhuizen

    By on 02/02/2016

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  • Pheonah Salani

    By on 05/01/2016

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  • Jade Wilson

    By on 12/12/2015

    There will be times when the balancing work and family demands is demanding. A child might be sick, you...

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  • Nkhensani Malongete

    By on 25/11/2015

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  • Vanessa de Villiers

    By on 05/11/2015

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  • Jennifer McCormick

    By on 17/10/2015

    On what the hell a “user experience researcher” is I help technology companies build, engineer, design and develop user...

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  • Winnie Zhu

    By on 16/10/2015

    Civil Engineer Winnie Zhu was born in China Henan Province and came to Australia, alone, to undertake her secondary...

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  • Tinyiko One Muvhango

    By on 15/10/2015

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  • Briony Ingerson

    By on 12/09/2015

    After winning the 1977 French Open mixed doubles championship with John McEnroe, Mary Carillo moved from the tennis court to...

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