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Alona Charuvi

Alona Charuvi

City Coordinator

I am a conservation ecologist and science communicator. My passion is in ecology and human-wildlife interactions. When I’m not in the field chasing penguins, I’m in a classroom teaching biology. I love making science accessible and look forward to this wonderful festival of all things science!

Elodie Camprasse

Elodie Camprasse

City Coordinator

I'm a casual academic at Deakin University. I'm passionate about ecology, nature connection, science communication & sustainable living. I've done research on seabirds. I look forward to doing research on human-wildlife conflicts next. I'm excited about helping Pint of Science grow in Melbourne!

Kathryn Williams

Kathryn Williams

City Coordinator

I'm very happy and proud to be involved in bringing Pint of Science to Melbourne's western suburbs; I am an environmental scientist who is involved in my spare time as a volunteer with the Werribee River Association.

Anna Schroeder

Anna Schroeder

Venue Manager

I am a neuroscientist and I love science communication, being involved in the community, bringing people together, organise events and have fun. I love the idea of a pint as well as science and I'm looking forward to the combo of it in 2020!

Ebony Monson

Ebony Monson

Venue Manager

Hi, I'm Ebony! I'm a final year PhD candidate at La Trobe University, where I study the immune system during a viral infection. I'm passionate about communicating research and making science more, inclusive, accessible and of course fun! Excited to be a part of Pint of Science again this year!

Iolanda Di Bernardo

Iolanda Di Bernardo

Venue Manager

I am a postdoctoral researcher in Condensed matter Physics currently working at Monash University. I am intrigued by phenomena happening at the very surface of materials.

Kieks Hood

Kieks Hood

Venue Manager

Hi there, I'm excited to be on-board for my first Pint of Science! I'm a budding science communication with a passion for keeping my indoor plants alive - it's harder than it looks - and travelling to new places.

Rhiannon Crowley

Rhiannon Crowley

Venue Manager

Hi there! I'm Rhiannon and I've worked in a Pathology Lab for the past 7 years. However my true passion is Events management. Sometimes science can have a bit of mystery attached to it and I love to be involved in events that make it more accessible for everyone.

Dwan Price

Dwan Price

MC

I'm a molecular biologist researching food allergy and epidemic thunderstorm asthma. I spend my spare time inspiring the next generation of STEM enthusiasts, wrangling small children and growing veggies.

Rao Morusupalli

Rao Morusupalli

MC

HI ! I'm a volunteer for the Pint of Science 2020. Currently I'm an undergraduate student at Monash Uni studying a bachelor of Science majoring in Astrophysics. Outside of science I am a stand-up comedian and radio host and producer on community radio here in Melbourne.

Bec Anderson-Peters

Bec Anderson-Peters

Volunteer

I'm an undergraduate student, who has jumped from environmental science, to aviation.
Find me in a bar, whiskey sour in hand, and talk my ear off about anything: from quarks and quasars, to neuroplasticity.

Celeste Donato

Celeste Donato

Volunteer

I am a senior post doc at the Murdoch Children's Research Institute researching how viruses evolve and cause outbreaks. This is my third time volunteering for Pint of Science and I am passionate about science communication and public engagement

Holly Voges

Holly Voges

Volunteer

I completed a Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences (Hons) degree at the University of Queensland in 2014. I then undertook a PhD in the Faculty of Medicine at UQ, which focused on developing human cardiac organoid models. In 2019, I relocated to MCRI to work as a postdoctoral researcher.

Kiri Beilby

Kiri Beilby

Volunteer

I’m an education-focused reproductive biologist. My past professional lives have spanned sales & marketing positions in women’s health, to freelance science writing for kids magazines. I’m passionate about scientific theory and look forward to lending any of my randomly accumulated skills to PoS!

Kyla Adams

Kyla Adams

Volunteer

I am a Masters student at the University of Melbourne researching quantum liquids. This is my second year volunteering with Pint of Science.

Laurence Williams

Laurence Williams

Volunteer

I am a keen student of Environmental Science at Deakin Uni. I've also just started a new job at Manningham City Council as an Environmental Project Officer, through this role I will be teaching primary school kids about sustainability and the environment.

Namitha Mohandas

Namitha Mohandas

Volunteer

I am a researcher working on epigenetics of neurodevelopmental disorders and an occasional science communicator who is passionate about understanding how to communicate in an effective way! When I am not in front of the computer analysing data, I am a professional dancer.

Reefe Brighton

Reefe Brighton

Volunteer

I'm an IT guy and a science groupie. Two years ago I went along to a Pint of Science event and loved it. It's a TED talk down your local. It's a drinking club with a science problem. I had to get involved. This will be my 2nd year helping with organisation. let's make it bigger and better.

Sher Maine Tan

Sher Maine Tan

Volunteer

I am a molecular biologist, scientific communicator and an enthusiast of Science! Always learning different ways to contribute to the advancement of healthcare and research. Usually found with my nose in a new book or out running marathons.