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Hiring a PhD, why not?

Hiring a PhD, why not?

Having recently commenced in the role of Communications and Policy Manager at the Energy and Water Ombudsman (Victoria) (EWOV), I was impressed with the access I had to EWOV’s data and the way it was being presented to me for the purposes of influencing policy outcomes and driving effective communications. It was then I learned […]

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IMNIS mentees visit the new CSL labs

IMNIS mentees visit the new CSL labs

A morning at CSL Often when speaking to academia about industry, the conversation is inhibited by walls of scepticism and biased judgements. I was once guilty of that. Not long ago, someone told me, ‘The people from the industry are really nice.’ I was not convinced at all. Since joining the CCRM Australia-IMNIS International Mentoring […]

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Jane Latimer – NSW Launch 2018

Jane Latimer – NSW Launch 2018

This is the transcript of Dr Jane Latimer’s speech which was originally delivered at the IMNIS NSW 2018 Launch on the 25th of July.  Thank you Maggie. It’s an absolute pleasure to be here and to deliver this morning’s address.  Thank you for your generous introduction. Let me begin by acknowledging that we meet on […]

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Industry mentoring is visionary leadership in action

Industry mentoring is visionary leadership in action

The Industry Mentoring Network in STEM (IMNIS) had a terrific morning celebrating visionary leadership in Perth on Tuesday, 7th August. With standing-room only, this event celebrated the close of the 2017 Energy-Minerals program in WA and the opening of the 2018 IMNIS Programs – including for the first time both the MedTech-Pharma and Energy-Minerals programs […]

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IMNIS Mentees engage with Ministers and leaders in the ...

IMNIS Mentees engage with Ministers and leaders in the Resources sector

Six outstanding PhD students from the Energy-Minerals program with the Industry Mentoring Network in STEM (IMNIS) in Brisbane, QLD and Perth, WA were in Mackay on a beautiful balmy evening last week at the Queensland Mining Awards Gala dinner with METS Ignited and the National Energy Resources Australia (NERA). IMNIS Mentees Jomana Al-Nu’airat, Zakia Afroz,Sangita Bista (Murdoch […]

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