Vhairi Mackintosh

Learning Coordinator
Science Gallery Melbourne & The University of Melbourne

Melbourne, VIC

Contact me for

  • Mentoring
  • Sitting on boards or committees
  • Providing an expert opinion
  • Outreach activities
  • Conference presenting
  • Opportunities to collaborate


Dr Vhairi Mackintosh is the Learning Coordinator for the Museums & Collections Department at the University of Melbourne, which includes Science Gallery Melbourne - a new participatory space for young people to explore art, science and technology.

Vhairi is an experienced educator and project coordinator who has co-designed, coordinated and facilitated countless STEAM learning programs in Scotland, Canada and Australia. She is an Earth Scientist by trade with published research unravelling Earth’s deep history using the rocks beneath our feet.

Deeply committed to creating more equitable pathways for all young people, she aims to create empowering learning experiences with young people that are authentic, holistic and celebrate the diversity of the communities we live in.