Faculty of Science
Dr Jessica Hughes
Bachelor of Medical Science (Honours) 2006
PhD (Chemistry) 2011
Tony de Liseo
Bachelor of Science (Physics) - 1987
When Information and Communication Technology Illawarra (ICTI) president Tony de Liseo was a high school work experience student in UOW’s Department of Physics in 1982, he “earned his keep” by solving a mechanical problem the department was having with some calibrating equipment.
Omowunmi “Wunmi” A. Sadik
PhD (Chemistry) - 1994
Professor Sadik's latest research has the potential to do everything from detecting a bomb at an airport to a cancerous cell in the human body.
Emeritus Professor Alan Johnson
DSc (Biology) - 1996
MA (Hons) - Technology and Social Change - 1989
Bachelor of Science (Biotechnology) - 2008
When Jess Webster had a year of casual work between finishing her Science degree and starting Medicine at the University of Wollongong she decided to entertain herself – and her mother and a few close friends – by writing a story.
PhD (Science) - 1970
Ian may have spent his working life as a science academic, but he's since published two historical books.
Dr Terry ODwyer
Bachelor of Environmental Science (Honours)
PhD - 2004
Terry has made a fascinating journey from steelworker to international seabird research scientist.
Bachelor of Science - 2003
Master of Environmental Science - 2004
Saving the world's environment is all in a day's work for Lai Waqanisau, an Oceans Campaigner for the Australia Pacific division of Greenpeace.
Bachelor of Environmental Sciences (Honours)
- 1995; PhD (Fluvial Geomorphology) - 2003
Both a scientist and champion rugby player, Chris has kicked some big goals since moving from Wollongong to the Middle East two years ago.
Bachelor of Science - 1969
PhD - 1972
Professor Roger Summons has been made a Fellow of the Royal Society – the prestigious London-based scientific organisation established nearly 350 years ago.