Alexandra Post

Marine Geoscientist
Geoscience Australia

Canberra, ACT

Contact me for

  • Mentoring
  • Sitting on boards or committees
  • Outreach activities
  • Conference presenting


Alix Post is a marine geoscientist. She completed a PhD at the University of Tasmania in 2004 and has worked at Geoscience Australia in Canberra since 2002. Her research focusses on understanding marine processes and the environmental factors that influence the critters that live on the seafloor. She has worked from the northern tropics of Australia, through the temperate regions and south to the pole. She has sailed on 10 research voyages, with 3 to the Antarctic margin. Her work contributes to marine protected area planning and helps scientists and marine managers to better protect marine biodiversity.