Sarah Leslie, Master of Astronomy and Astrophysics

Publication date
Friday, 3 Jun 2016

“I never want to leave Mount Stromlo! It’s really serene and quiet, so you get a lot of work done, but at the same time there are all these experts in all these different fields available to you.

“There’s a really friendly community atmosphere there. Every day there’s a morning tea with cookies and coffee and everyone comes so you can have really cool conversations, maybe even with a Nobel Prize winner!

“Now I’ve finished my Masters I’m going to do my PhD at the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy at Heidelberg University, using new radio data to look at how galaxies were forming in the early universe.”