News

Opportunities 18

  22 Jun 2022

Research Scientist – Marine Biogeochemistry

AIMS is hiring a Research Scientist – Marine Biogeochemistry in Perth

  09 Dec 2021

Multiple PhD opportunities with Queensland Alliance for Environmental Health Sciences (QAEHS)

Four fully funded PhD opportunities available with QAEHS

  10 Nov 2021

PhD opportunity in Environmental Geochemistry

Fully funded PhD opportunity in developing a metal isotope toolkit to trace metal pollutants

Awards and Prizes 9

  29 Jun 2021

SETAC AU and ACEDD Peter Teasdale Memorial Award

This award honours Prof Teasdale and is for SETAC-AU PhD students in their first or second year.

  11 Jun 2021

SETAC AU Student Travel Scholarships

Student Travel Scholarships for SETAC AU conferences

  11 Apr 2021

SETAC AU Thesis Prize

SETAC AU awards the Thesis Prize for the best honours, masters, or postgraduate diploma thesis submitted in the past 12 months.

  11 Apr 2021

SETAC AU Postgraduate Research Publication Award

This is a SETAC AU award that recognizes the publication of original research by higher degree research students.

  12 May 2020

SETAC AU Technical Staff Award

This award recognises excellence from highly skilled technical staff and their irreplaceable contribution to environmental toxicology and chemistry in Australasia.

  12 May 2020

SETAC AU Mid-Career Medal

This medal will be awarded in recognition for excellence in scientific work in Australasia that has involved substantial environmental toxicology and chemistry, or for service to environmen…

  12 May 2020

SETAC AU Early-Career Medal

This medal will be awarded in recognition for excellence in scientific work in Australasia that has involved substantial environmental toxicology and chemistry, or for service to environmen…

General Notices 6

  19 Aug 2021

Rafiquel Islam wins the 2021 SETAC AU Postgraduate Research Publication Award

Learn more about Rafiquel's winning publication

  15 Aug 2021

Hung Tan wins the inaugural Peter Teasdale Memorial Award

Hung Tan has won the Peter Teasdale Memorial Award

  02 Feb 2021

Dust as a vector for persistent organic pollutants in Volume 7 of ABEEC

Dust may be an important vector for persistent organic pollutants in Australia.

  10 Sep 2020

Ban on toxic mercury looms in sugar cane farming, but Australia still has a way to go

Australia recently banned the mercury-based pesticide Shirtan, but is yet to ratify the Minamata Convention which aims to protect human and environmental health from mercury emissions. Dr …

  15 May 2020

Global Horizon Scanning

SETAC’s Global Horizon Scanning Project brought together a multidisciplinary team of researchers, government agencies and businesses to identify priority research questions for Australasia.

Our People 5

  02 Dec 2021

Regional Reports December 2021

What have the members of SETAC AU been up to? Read on to find out!

  01 Dec 2021

Student Spotlight - Emily Bryson

Get to know a thing or two about dog poo!

  22 Nov 2021

Member Spotlight - Melanie Trenfield

Read on to know more about Mel's serendipitous career in ecotoxicology