Category: Rhodes Scholars
More than a decade after winning a Rhodes Scholarship, Natalie Betts is rediscovering her passion for genetics and science in the world-renowned ARC Centre of Excellence in Plant Cell Walls. Dr Betts has spent the past 12 months working as a postdoctoral researcher at the Waite Campus after an 11-year hiatus from the laboratory while […]
Since graduating with his MBBS in 2000, aerospace medical specialist Thomas Smith has scaled some lofty heights. The 2003 Rhodes Scholar has trained at NASA’s Kennedy Space Centre, conducted field research in the Peruvian Andes and delivered life-saving treatment in the air to patients across more than 20 countries. In 2012, the Oxford-based researcher returned […]
2005 Rhodes Scholar Matt Wenham has enjoyed a varied career path, using his science degree to teach high school students in rural Malawi before crossing continents to Washington DC where he now works for a non-profit think tank that links scientists and policy makers.
2012 Rhodes Scholar Mark Hassall has only just completed his medical degree but already has his eyes set on becoming a leader in Indigenous health. He will study for a Masters in Global Health Science when he attends Oxford University next year.
2002 Rhodes Scholar Ben Allgrove set a high bar during his law degree at the University of Adelaide, taking out every academic prize on offer. In the decade since, he has carved out a highly successful career in London, keeping that bar well and truly raised as a partner in the law firm Baker & […]