Meet the scientists visiting your school

We’ve found the best science communicators across Australia.

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Amal Dameer

Position: Medical Scientist
Categories: Psychology
Location: Ambassadors

Amal is a sleep scientist at RMIT University and a medical doctor in the Victorian health system. She is co-chair of the Respiratory Council in the Australasian Sleep Association. Her research focus is on sleep health and its contribution to our everyday health, well-being and disease.

Expert game: Graze Invaders

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Amal Dameer

Medical Scientist

Amal is a sleep scientist at RMIT University and a...

Anum Urooj

Position: Psychology
Categories: Psychology
Location: Ambassadors

Anum is pursuing a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree in the field of Psychology at the Australian Catholic University, with a focus on promoting physical activity among school-aged children to improve their overall health.

Expert Game: Psych Tests

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Anum Urooj

Psychology

Anum is pursuing a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree in...

Elisabetta De Simone

Position: Psychology
Categories: Psychology
Location: Ambassadors

Elisabetta is a PhD Candidate from Macquarie University, Australia and Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, Germany. She is researching how skilled readers across languages process sublexical units such as letters and syllables, to understand how different linguistic backgrounds change reading mechanisms in the mind.

Expert Game: Psych Tests

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Elisabetta De Simone

Psychology

Elisabetta is a PhD Candidate from Macquarie University, Australia and...

Grace Blackburn

Position: Biology & Psychology
Categories: Biology, Psychology
Location: Ambassadors

Grace is a PhD candidate at the University of Western Australia studying the effects of man-made noise on animal behaviour. Grace is curious as to how cognition can aid animals to cope with their ever-changing environment.

Expert Game: Rat Zone

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Grace Blackburn

Biology & Psychology

Grace is a PhD candidate at the University of Western...

Kip Elder

Position: Psychology
Categories: Psychology
Location: Ambassadors

Kip is a psychology researcher at UNSW and is currently undergoing training as a clinical psychologist at UWS.

Expert Game: Ethos 2514

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Kip Elder

Psychology

Kip is a psychology researcher at UNSW and is currently...

Mark Bayliss

Position: Psychology
Categories: Psychology
Location: Ambassadors

Mark is a research scientist at the University of Sydney using infrared eye tracking to look at whether oxytocin can promote eye contact and reduce anxiety in challenging social situations.

Expert Game: Bards and Bandits

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Mark Bayliss

Psychology

Mark is a research scientist at the University of Sydney...

Priya Sandanapitchai

Position: Psychology
Categories: Psychology
Location: Ambassadors

Priyadharshany is a provisional psychologist and clinical psychology PhD candidate at Flinders University. She is interested in trauma and PTSD intervention. Her research is evaluating a new guided self-help program to treat posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in adults.

Expert Game: Catburglary 

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Priya Sandanapitchai

Psychology

Priyadharshany is a provisional psychologist and clinical psychology PhD candidate...