Amy Chen

Marketing Officer
Monash University
Director of Communications
Pint of Science Australia
Co-founder
Scientists without Labels
Freelance Communications Professional

Melbourne, VIC

Contact me for

  • Mentoring
  • Sitting on boards or committees
  • Outreach activities
  • Conference presenting
  • Opportunities to collaborate

Biography

Amy NY Chen (she/her) is a champion for "alternative" career paths after STEM PhD, mental health for postgraduate students and early career researchers, and increasing the visibility of culturally and linguistically diverse researchers in STEM.

Amy is passionate about diversity and inclusion in science. Together with two friends, she co-founded Scientists without Labels to share the stories of anyone who defies the stereotypes of who a scientist should be and to provide role models for the future generation.

Believing that science is for everyone, Amy volunteers as the Director of Communications at Pint of Science Australia, helping the organisation increase the appreciation of science of the Australian public.

Amy is a science communication professional with a PhD in behavioural pharmacology. Using her science background, she has worked in research, science outreach, science communication and tertiary education. She is currently a Marketing Officer at Monash University.


Amy identifies as culturally and linguistically diverse.