Curator, Chemistry Cultural Collection, University of Melbourne

Renee Beale received her PhD in Genetics in 2006 from the University of Melbourne, followed by a three-year Postdoctoral appointment at Monash University. Renee has over seven years experience as a science communicator and her main research interest is investigating how the disciplines of chemistry and art can inform each other. She currently manages the public education program for the ARC Centre of Excellence for Free Radical Chemistry and Biotechnology, and is Curator of the Chemistry Cultural Collection at The University of Melbourne.

Experience

  • –present
    Curator, Chemistry Cultural Collection, University of Melbourne
  • –present
    Community Awareness Programme Manager, ARC Centre of Excellence for Free Radical Chemistry and Biotechnology
  • 2005–2008
    Postdoctoral Researcher, Monash University

Education

  • 2006 
    University of Melbourne, PhD