Astrophysicist, Professor of Practice in Science Communication at UNSW Sydney and Australian Government’s Women in STEM Ambassador.
Author of ‘When Galaxies Collide’ and 'Under the Stars: Astrophysics for Bedtime" and presenter on ABC Television’s Stargazing Live.
My research interests include the origin and evolution of cosmic magnetism, supernova remnants, the interstellar medium, massive star formation, galaxy mergers and astrophysical masers.
Former Project Scientist for CSIRO’s Australian Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder (ASKAP), and for the Square Kilometre Array.
Research Astronomer, CSIRO
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, The University of Sydney
Support Scientist, Joint Institute for VLBI in Europe
The University of Manchester, Ph.D. Radio Astronomy
The University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Master of Physics (Hons)
International Astronomical Union
Astronomical Society of Australia
Galactic Astronomy (020104)
Astronomical And Space Sciences (0201)
Cosmology And Extragalactic Astronomy (020103)