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Jeremy Horowitz

Jeremy Horowitz

City Coordinator

I am a PhD student at the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University. My research involves understanding deep-sea coral diversity with a focus on black corals.

Matt Cramer

Matt Cramer

Venue Manager

I completed my Bachelor of Science (Biochem. Hons.) in 2017, where I was looking at how new drugs targeting Zika and Dengue viruses work, and will be commencing a Masters of Teaching (Secondary) this year. Sharing and communicating science has always been a passion of mine.

Lindsey Leathers

Lindsey Leathers

Volunteer

I am a masters student at JCU studying Marine Biology who has a passion for sharks. I volunteered with Pint of Science last year (2018) and am looking forward to being a part of it again this year.

Alexandria Terrell

Alexandria Terrell

Social Media Manager

I am a US student in the Master's Professional in Marine Biology program at JCU, where I am currently partnering with AIMS to pursue research in assisted gene flow in corals. This will be my first year part of the Pint of Science team and I am looking forward to helping the event grow!

Sally Lau

Sally Lau

Venue Manager

I’m a PhD candidate from Hong Kong studying at James Cook University in Australia. Currently investigating the evolutionary histories of Antarctic marine animals using molecular techniques.

Sam Donck

Sam Donck

Volunteer

Marine Biologist and wildlife photographer from the tiny country of Belgium!!!!

Teresa Hipolito

Teresa Hipolito

Volunteer

I'm from Portugal and I have an undergraduate degree (with Honours) in Animal Biology from England. I am currently conducting research for my minor project at James Cook University, where I will soon be graduating from as a Marine Biologist.

Lauren LaMonica

Lauren LaMonica

Volunteer

I'm Lauren and I'm a marine biology masters student at JCU. I'm currently researching the thermal development of juvenile reef fish and how future ocean temperatures may affect their growth, development, and physiological performance.

Marco Rodriguez

Marco Rodriguez

Volunteer

After I majored in Biology in Mexico, I moved to Townsville for my master degree in Marine Biology at JCU. I love travel photography and really enjoy meeting new interesting people, and the Pint of Science is a good opportunity to do so.

Kelley Meehan

Kelley Meehan

Volunteer

I'm a MSc candidate at JCU, researching microplastic exposure and retention time in juvenile green sea turtles. I love chocolate, coffee, and scuba diving. I lift weights for fun, and in my free time, I'm probably reading in a corner somewhere. Talk to me about using less plastic!

James Amarant

James Amarant

Volunteer

I'm a science enthusiast and a uni student at James Cook university, in previous years I've enjoyed going to Pint of Science, so this year I decided to volunteer.

Taylor Patterson

Taylor Patterson

Volunteer

I am a postgraduate student at James Cook University studying Marine Biology. I am interested in conducting behavioral studies which could be used to help fill informational gaps, protecting marine wildlife and promoting conservation in the oceans.