The Science Exchange, 55 Exchange Place, Adelaide SA 5000 [View map]

ECR Network

ECR Network is a program to equip researchers with the knowledge and skills to increase the impact of their research and careers. Impacts int he community, impacts in research, and impacts outside academia.

ECR Network events are specifically for research professionals based in Adelaide including ECRs, late-stage PhD students and mid-career researchers.


2016 Events

April 19 – Media Workshop, at The Science Exchange

May 17 – Expanding Your Network

5:30pm – 7:30pm at The Science Exchange

Meet other early and mid career researchers, and potential collaborators, at this year’s ECR Network networking function. More Information


More details about this year’s exciting program released soon!


2015 Events

Taking Science Communication to the Next Level

Beyond Competitive Grants

Event Videos:

Tanya Monro – Australia’s National Research Priorities

Tanya Monro – Experience with Non-Competitive Grants

Drew Evans – What I Learnt Along the Way

Grant Tomkinson – Non-Competitive Funding

Natalie Foorde – Facilitating research funding

Pitching Workshop


Expanding Your Network and Collaborations

Event Videos:

Joe Milton – An Introduction to SciMex

Andrew Stapleton – The Illusion of Progress

Collaborating with Industry

Event Videos:

David Lewis – Get Inside Industry’s Head

Non-Academic Careers

Event Videos:

Leanna Read – Chief Scientist for South Australia

Leigh Guerin – The Uncertain Pathway: From Postdoc to Attorney

Q&A with Leanna and Leigh



ECR Network is supported by Flinders University, University of South Australia and the University of Adelaide


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