The rising stars of science: setting out to create change

Novel discoveries are born from innovation. Teams of scientists young and old gather to apply their minds and skills to the world's most challenging problems. Rarely is the spotlight shone on the newest members of the team, the PhD students commencing their careers under the leadership and guidance of experienced supervisors. 

But they are at the coalface, enthusiastically and diligently asking new questiosn and carrying out the experiments that can lead to groundbreaking discovereis that go on to change the world. 

This page will profile some of our rising stars who are setting out to create change through discovery. To celebrate International Women's Day, we are beginning by profiling two of our female stars.