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Green chemistry founder joins Monash Science

Eminent American chemist Professor John C Warner has joined Monash Science as an adjunct Professor.

Science
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Unborn rays traumatised when their mothers are captured: world-first study finds

The stress of unintentional fishing capture has a detrimental impact not only on pregnant rays, but also their unborn offspring, research that is the first of its kind in the world has found.

Science
Professor Jordan Nash

Monash University appoints world-renowned leader as new Dean of Science

A prominent scientist who has successfully led a 400-strong team at one of the world’s highest ranked universities has been appointed as Monash University’s Dean, Faculty of Science, following an extensive global search.

University news

World-first scientific discovery uncovered at a Melbourne beach

The popular Middle Park beach is under the international spotlight following a world-first study by Monash University chemists who have discovered how sand ‘holds its breath’.

Science
Rowan Brookes

Monash science leader wins 2016 Telstra Victorian Business Women’s Public Sector and Academia Award

Monash University science leader Dr Rowan Brookes has won a prestigious Telstra Victorian Business Women’s Award for her leadership in science research and education.

Science
2015 International Student Science Fair participants explored nearby facilities, such as the Monash Technology Research Platforms (MTRP), CSIRO, the Melbourne Centre for Nanofabrication and the Australian Synchrotron.

Illuminating science

More than 300 students, teachers and school leaders from over 15 countries celebrated all things science at the 2015 International Student Science Fair (ISSF), hosted by the John Monash Science...

2015 International Student Science Fair participants explored nearby facilities, such as the Monash Technology Research Platforms (MTRP), CSIRO, the Melbourne Centre for Nanofabrication and the Australian Synchrotron.

Illuminating science

More than 300 students, teachers and school leaders from over 15 countries celebrated all things science at the 2015 International Student Science Fair (ISSF), hosted by the John Monash Science...

Year 8 students Drue McEntee and Chelsea Charles-Brown at the Indigenous Early Years Camp

SEAMS camps change views of maths and science

The Strengthening Engagement and Achievement in Mathematics and Science (SEAMS) project, coordinated by Access Monash and Yulendj Indigenous Engagement Unit, offers outreach opportunities in science and mathematics. Developed in collaboration...