Her Story: Inspiring Women in Science


16 November 2018–15 November 2019

10am - 5pm daily
Main Foyer



Women have made significant contributions to science throughout history. Her Story: Inspiring Women in Science will celebrate four amazing women who are blazing their own trails and encouraging others to follow in their footsteps. By sharing their stories, these role models inspire the next generation of young women to follow their dreams and careers in science and humanities.

The second subject in this four part series is Prof. Tanya Monro, Australia's Chief Defence Scientist, former Deputy Vice Chancellor: Research and Innovation at the University of South Australia. To learn more about Tanya's story, visit the Museum from 10am - 5pm daily.

The series continues with: 

Dr Hannah Brown
17 May 2019 – 12 August 2019

Rebecca Richards
16 August 2019 – 15 November 2019


The series began with: 

Dr Cath Kemper
16 November - 11 February


This series is made possible with support from
The Hon Dr Diana Laidlaw AM.

Production Partner
Randy Larcombe film + stills.   

Kemper Edit Teaser from South Australian Museum on Vimeo.