The discovery disconnect
The economic and social consequences of the COVID-19 crisis have reinforced gender inequality across the globe – as shown in the medical research field.
A path to potential
A new advocacy group aims to address gender imbalance in science by helping map the career trajectories of early-to-mid-career researchers through promotion of their existing research achievements.
CRISPR: not cut and dried
The genetic modification of twin baby girls before their birth has highlighted the ethical concerns raised by the use of gene-editing tool CRISPR in humans.
'You don’t look like a scientist'
Times have changed, but the gendered stereotype that scientists are predominantly serious, professional, white men is one that persists.
Drugs and bugs: what's lurking in our waterways
New research shows that medicines have found their way into Melbourne streams – and the creatures that live in them.
Desert fish a real survivor
As tough as gobies may be, the delicate environment in which they live is under threat from human activities.
A self-defeating success story
A global program in which mosquitoes are implanted with a common bacteria is preventing the spread of viruses such as dengue, Zika and chikungunya – and could help tens of millions of people.
Professor, Monash Bioethics Centre
ARC Future Fellow, Drug Discovery Biology, Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Heart Foundation Future Leader Fellow and co-lead GPCR Cardiac Biology Laboratory Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Lecturer and Graduate Course Coordinator, Central Clinical School
PhD Candidate, School of Biological Science
Associate Professor and Deputy Head of the School of Biological Sciences
Post-doctoral research fellow, Water Studies Centre
Professor and Director, World Mosquito Program