Young Tall Poppy Mentoring Sessions – September – November 2021

By Dinh-Dai Le | Posted on: August 18, 2021

About the Sessions

Our objective with this program is to provide an opportunity to network with each other and to hear from experienced researchers/mentors about their career.

The sessions are aimed at out Young Tall Poppies from 2011 although anyone is free to register

Our plan would be to run one- two sessions each month with opportunity for an experienced Tall Poppy to be able to talk about issues such as

  • Advice to your younger self
  • Leadership in science
  • How to maintain the spark of enthusiasm the start of their career

We envisage each session taking about an hour.
All sessions commence at 5.00 pm except Monday 20th September which s at 1.00pm

Session Details – Note – All times are Sydney times.

Some session details have been amended since initial email notification sent .

Monday 6th September 2021 5.00 pm – Presenter – Professor Angela Moles – UNSW Registration – Click here for Registration which includes Zoom Link

Monday 20th September 2021 – 1.00 pm – Presenter – Associate Professor Seth Masters – The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute Registration – Click here for Registration which includes Zoom Link

Monday 27th September 2021 – 1.00 pm – Presenter – Dr Sarah Meachem  – AIPS Director and researcher . Registration – Click here for registration which includes Zoom Link –  NB Note revised presenter and new time 

Monday 18th October 2021 –  5.00 pm – Presenter – Professor Kathy Belov, Professor of Comparative Genomics and Pro Vice-Chancellor Global Engagement – University of Sydney . Registration – Click here for registration which includes Zoom LinkNote change of session presenter.

Monday 25th October 2021 –  1.00 pm – Presenter – Professor Andrew Hill – La Trobe University. Registration – Click here for registration which includes Zoom Link – NB Note new time

Monday 22nd November 2021 –  5.00 pm – Presenter – Professor Vanessa Hayes – Garvan Institute & University of Sydney. Registration – Click here for registration which includes Zoom Link

Monday 29th November 2021 –  1.00 pmNB Note new time Presenter – Professor Elizabeth New- University of Sydney . Registration – Click here for registration which includes Zoom Link