Professor Brian Schmidt AC
Vice-Chancellor and President
Australian National University

Brian Schmidt

Professor Brian P. Schmidt joined the Champions of Change STEM Group in 2016

Vice Chancellor, President and CEO of Australian National University.
Winner of the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics
An astrophysicist at the ANU Mount Stromlo Observatory and Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics before becoming Vice-Chancellor
Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science, The United States Academy of Science, and the Royal Society, he was made a Companion of the Order of Australia in 2013
PhD Astronomy (Harvard)

Updates from the STEM Group

Champions of Change STEM

Brian Schmidt is a Member the Champions of Change STEM Group which was established in 2016 with support from the Australian Government’s National Innovation and Science Agenda. The STEM group aim to achieve a significant and sustainable increase in the representation of women in leadership positions in STEM.