Penny Martens

Deputy Dean of Graduate Research
UNSW Sydney
Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
UNSW Sydney

Sydney, NSW

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A/Prof Penny Martens is currently the Deputy Dean of Graduate Research for UNSW and an Associate Professor in the Graduate School of Biomedical Engineering at UNSW.

She received her PhD in Chemical Engineering from the University of Colorado, USA in 2002. She then took up her academic position at UNSW in 2003. Her area of expertise is in polymer synthesis and characterisation, particularly the rational design of complex biomedical polymer systems.