BEST AND BRIGHTEST: Advancing Medical Research

Thursday 28 April 2016 About the report: The Best and Brightest – Advancing Medical Research Survey Report 2016 reviews the workplace experiences of researchers in the Medical Research Institute (MRI) sector. The Professional Scientists Australia report examines the workplace experiences of medical researchers, and looks at issues facing the workforce and sector. The report shows…

Innovation and science

In addition to the $1.1 billion in initiatives outlined in the Governments National Innovation and Science Agenda, the Commonwealth Treasurer, The Honourable Scott Morrison MP last night allocated $1.7 billion for funding of specific projects. The projects include: $100.5 million to Geoscience Australia over four years from 2016/17 to produce geographical modelling of mineral, petroleum…

NCRIS Funding

Professional Scientists Australia has joined with other key science organisations calling for certainty on operational funding for the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy (NCRIS). Professional Scientists Australia is a co-signatory to an open letter to the Prime Minister. Read the letter here. Members are encouraged to email their local member to describe what their work…