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Australian Science Policy Fellowship Pilot Program

The Australian Science Policy Fellowship Pilot Program gives Australian scientists the opportunity to work in a Commonwealth Government Department for one year.

The pilot program seeks to grow the diversity of expertise in the Australian Public Service workforce by providing …

8 November 2018

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The Hydrogen Strategy Group, chaired by Australia’s Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel, has today released a briefing paper on the potential domestic and export opportunities of a hydrogen industry in Australia. …

17 August 2018

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Interview: Australia’s Chief Scientist on STEM partnerships

Dr Finkel has spoken with the Australian Council for Educational Research’s online Teacher magazine on the Optimising STEM Industry–School Partnerships: Inspiring Australia’s Next Generation report, particularly on why partnerships with STEM industries can be beneficial for students, and how schools …

14 June 2018

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Optimising STEM Industry-School Partnerships report released

The Council of Australian Governments (COAG) Education Council released the final Optimising STEM Industry-School Partnerships: Inspiring Australia’s Next Generation report in April 2018. …

18 May 2018

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STATEMENT: Australian Government Energy Announcement

Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel has made a statement on the Australian Government’s energy announcement.…

17 October 2017

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