Studying at UNSW Science has led to interesting and rewarding careers across the globe for our alumni and this is something we are proud of. Our alumni have accomplished amazing things, from medical breakthroughs to environmental sustainability, from aviation management to data security - our alumni are making their mark in their communities and industries.
From a PhD in microbiology to Director of the Center for Chemical Biology and Biotechnology at the University of San Agustin
From a dual degree in psychology and Spanish/Latin American studies to Community Education & Development Officer at headspace Campbelltown
From chemistry honours to science communication, helping the next generation get excited about science as National Programs Officer at Questacon
From neuroscience major to Senior Policy Officer at Safe Work Australia (with four Paralympic gold medals!)
From a master’s degree in mathematics to Principal of Climate & ESG Risk at Finity Consulting
From a combined degree in Science & Business followed by Honours in Ecology to Environmental Planner at WSP
From a PhD in chemistry to Senior Research Scientist at CSIRO working on a rapid test for COVID-19
From a Bachelor of Aviation Management to Operations Manager at Stone Plus, an Import/Export firm in Hyderabad, India
From majoring in Biological Science to helping Australian’s reduce landfill as a Taskforce Officer at the Australian Department of Agriculture, Water and Environment
From a Bachelor’s degree in Data Science and Decisions to Technical Solutions Engineer at Google
From an Environmental Sciences degree to Environmental Scientist at Douglas Partners
From an Advanced Science degree with a major in physics to a Senior Consultant at Deloitte, working in the area of Analytics and Cognitive
Check out these videos of alumni from across UNSW - including Science alumni Lauren Kress and Dr Tim Sharp (aka. Dr Happy) - as they answer questions from other UNSW alumni.