We've had 10 federal ministers with titular responsibility for science since 2007 – five under the Coalition and five under Labor. That variation and a lack of consistent vision has an impact.
Associate Professor Sarah Brough wants to know how time has shaped our galaxies – and she is a gender equity champion for the next generation of astronomers.
You can support career development by nominating a deserving scientist, innovator or science teacher for recognition through a prize or award.
Breaking long-standing behaviours that limit women's ability to shine in STEM careers will take tenacity, writes Janelle Wheat.
Large gaps in the representation of women in science careers later in life are not due to lack of ability in the classroom.
Plans for a ‘multiversity’ higher education campus in the heart of the new Western Sydney Aerotropolis have been unveiled by the Premier, Gladys Berejiklian.
In spite of some recent positive actions, Australia still lacks a comprehensive and long-term plan for the STEM sector.
Students from Brisbane and Bathurst are the inaugural recipients of the new Origin Foundation Grant King Indigenous Scholarships for Indigenous undergraduates.
Maths and science offer much more value for students than just learning equations and principles, write Emma Johnston and Kylie Walker.
Three UNSW PhD students will take their STEM skills to Westpac after winning prestigious industry scholarships allowing them to work part-time at one of Australia’s leading banks.