Science Upskill scholarship announced to mark Science Week

Professional Scientists Australia has announced the awarding of the 2016 Science Upskill scholarship to two highly-deserving recipients to coincide with Science Week. The first scholarship has been awarded to Dr Eustathios Petinakis, a Victorian-based Professional Engineer with a PhD in the area of polymer composites who has been a member of Professionals Australia since 2015.…

Eustathios Petinakis and Ellen O’Brien awarded the 2016 Science Upskill scholarship

Professional Scientists Australia has announced the awarding of the 2016 Science Upskill scholarship to two highly-deserving recipients to coincide with Science Week. The first scholarship has been awarded to Dr Eustathios Petinakis, a Victorian-based Professional Engineer with a PhD in the area of polymer composites who has been a member of Professionals Australia since 2015.…

Right mix of skills critical for Australia’s STEM graduates

Professional Scientists Australia warns it is critical that highly-qualified Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths graduates have the right mix of technical and non-technical skills as they enter the workforce. This follows the release of a Grattan Institute report yesterday revealing many of Australia’s science graduates face challenges securing permanent employment. Professional Scientists Australia CEO Chris Walton expressed…