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Postgraduate Student

Shannon Melrose

Department: 

Teaching: 

Online Teaching Assistant (UNSW Sydney):

GENS4015 Brave New World: Science Fiction, Science Fact and the Future
(Semester 1 2017, Semester 1 2018)

PHYS1160 Introduction to Astronomy
(Semesters 1 & 2 2017, Summer Session 2017/2018, Semesters 1 & 2 2018)

PHYS1110 Everyday Physics
(Semester 2 2017, Summer Session 2017/2018, Semesters 1 & 2 2018)

Lab Demonstrator in Charge (UNSW Sydney):

PHYS1121/1131 Physics 1A/ Higher Physics 1A
(Semester 2 2018)

Lab Demonstrator (UNSW Sydney):

PHYS1121/1131 Physics 1A/ Higher Physics 1A
(Semester 1 2017, Semester 1 2018)

PHYS1221/1231 Physics 1B/ Higher Physics 1B
(Semester 2 2017)

Problem Solving Workshop Convener (UNSW Sydney):

PHYS1121 Physics 1A
(Semester 2 2018)

Education: 

PhD Candidate (2017 - Present): UNSW Sydney/CSIRO Astronomy and Space Science (CASS)
Supervisor: Dr Maria Cunningham, UNSW Sydney
Co-supervisor: Professor Lisa Harvey-Smith, CASS

Bachelor of Advanced Science (Physics) with Honours (2012 - 2016): UNSW Sydney
Honours supervisor: Dr Maria Cunningham, UNSW Sydney
Thesis: The Probability Density Function in Molecular Gas in Star Forming Regions

Bachelor of Arts with Distinction (2012 - 2016): UNSW Sydney
Major: French Studies
Minor: Spanish and Latin American Studies

Honours, Awards and Memberships: 

Memberships:

  • Astronomical Society of Australia (ASA) student member
  • Harley Wood School for Astronomy Science Organising Committee 2018