After seeing the film Gorillas in the Mist as a child, Dr Jodie Ward was inspired by the zoologist Dian Fossey to study a Bachelor of Science at ANU.
PhD student Thilaga Velusamy takes us on her journey from a small village in India, to research laboratories at the John Curtin School of Medical Research.
Katherine Moon graduates with a PhD which investigated the oceanic dispersal of terrestrial ectoparasites associated with penguins.
Within two days of Josh Penalba submitting his PhD, the Biology graduate started working in a lab at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich.
A passion for the business side of science has helped John Rivers land his dream job, just weeks after finishing his PhD.
Regina Vega Trejo hopes that her research into inbreeding amongst species can help scientists discover why animals that are related are less likely to survive.
When Dr Danielle Butler was working as a GP in rural and remote communities in the Northern Territory, she started to notice patterns.
Nur Diana Anuar describes the experience of completing her PhD as “a 100-metre sprint”. “I got to the end, and I thought, is it over already?”
David Kainer's PhD research at ANU has landed him a postdoctoral position at the largest science and energy laboratory within the US Department of Energy.
Psychology PhD graduate Alison Christie spent a year meditating at a Buddhist monastery so that you don’t have to.
Somewhere along the line I had been mistaken for someone smarter, and eventually I would be found out. So, what did I do? I smiled and I faked it.
Dr Ramin Rafiei has some advice for anyone questioning the value of a PhD outside of academia: "Be a nerd!"