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Meet the team of science communicators working in ICRAR Outreach and Education

Gregory Rowbotham; Education and Outreach Coordinator

Greg designs, organises and delivers ICRAR’s Education and Outreach programs with the help of the Outreach team and other ICRAR researchers. He is also the coordinator of Perth Astrofest.

For any enquiries about school incursions, community events, or ICRAR’s work experience program please contact me at education@icrar.org.

Cass Rowles; Digital Content Coordinator

Cass is an experienced science communicator who conducts videography, photography, social media, media releases and public engagement for ICRAR, as well as maintaining this website. For any enquiries about science stories please contact us at communications@icrar.org.

Melissa Van Dam; SPIRIT Coordinator

Melissa has a decade of experience in education, having a Bachelor of Education from Murdoch University. She now coordinates the SPIRIT program, giving high schools access to research-grade telescopes in order to promote STEM skills and careers in the Astronomy field.

If you are interested in utilising SPIRIT in your school contact spirit@icrar.org.

Contact the Outreach Team

Any of our astronomy activities and education opportunities can be arranged by contacting the ICRAR Outreach and Education team through education@icrar.org.