Dr Marguerite Evans-Galea AM

Dr Marguerite Evans-Galea AM is internationally recognised as a leading scientist and advocate for women in STEMM – science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine. Her authentic leadership has played a major role in driving positive change for STEMM students and professionals in Australia, transforming opportunities available to women and early to mid-career researchers.

She is cofounder and CEO of Women in STEMM Australia; a non-profit organisation that connects women in STEMM across every professional sector at a national level. Dr Evans-Galea is also IMNIS Executive Director of the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering. In 2019 Dr Evans-Galea was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia in recognition of her service to women in STEM.

She is also an inductee and ambassador for the Victorian Honour Roll of Women and has been an advisor to government and a range of professional research societies in Australia and the USA.

Awards

Vice-Chancellor's Alumni Excellence Award
2021

Qualifications

Bachelor of Music
1992
Bachelor of Science
1992
Graduate Diploma in Science
1994