Defence has announced the appointment of Professor Tanya Monro as the new Chief Defence Scientist, effective March 2019. Professor Monro is a highly decorated scientist who joins DST from the University of South Australia.
A number of alumni accepted CDS’s invitation to attend the 2018 DST Achievement Awards ceremony held at DST Canberra on 16 November
Dr Andrew Piotrowski has received the 2018 Minister’s Award for Achievement in Defence Science for his innovative work in developing force protection systems that protect Australian soldiers from improvised explosive devices (IEDs).
Rather than sent by email, DST's Connections magazine is available to registered alumni directly from this web site, via the Members section.
DST alumni gathered concurrently at Edinburgh and Fishermans Bend on 19 July 2018, linked by VTC for CDS's address. This is the first meeting of the re-vitalised Alumni, with more to come.
Alumni recently took the opportunity to participate in a research project at DST Edinburgh.
Chief Defence Scientist Dr Alex Zelinsky announced to DST staff today that he will be leaving Defence.
Alumni were represented at the 2018 Strategic Context Seminar held recently at Fairbairn ACT.
The DST Alumni site will become the focus for communication between DST and alumni members, and between members.