Australia's Chief Scientist

Interviews

INTERVIEW: Mornings 936 ABC Hobart

On 13 May 2016, Dr Alan Finkel was interviewed by Leon Compton, the Mornings presenter on 936 ABC Hobart, to discuss his visit to Tasmania for the Forum of Australian Chief Scientists and to deliver a public lecture titled "Science and Innovation for the Third Millennium".

13 May 2016

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INTERVIEW: 936 ABC Hobart

Dr Finkel was interviewed by Leon Compton, the Mornings presenter on 936 ABC Hobart.

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INTERVIEW: ABC Radio AM

Dr Finkel has discussed the 'Australia's STEM Workforce' report with Thomas Oriti in an interview for AM.

31 March 2016

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ARTICLE: Australia’s new Chief Scientist speaks on techno-optimism, renewable energy and encouraging STEM – The Conversation

The Conversation interviewed Dr Finkel about the mindset of an engineer, automation and employment, careers in STEM and Australia's energy future.

5 February 2016

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ARTICLE: Ten questions with Australia’s new Chief Scientist – SBS

In his second week as Australia's Chief Scientist, Dr Finkel was interviewed by SBS. The article covers his thoughts on renewable energy, academic jobs, discrimination in science, and education.

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