Marea is the Media and Marketing Officer for The Plant Functional Biology and Climate Change Cluster (C3) and provides marketing support for the School of Life Sciences including project management of the Contaminated Site Assessment Remediation and Management short course series.
Marea has a science and marketing background with over 25 years experience in the Australian food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries.Since completing postgraduate journalism studies at UTS in 2009 she has been working in the area of science marketing and communication, web content development and media liaison.
She uses her industry experience, science background and communication skills in the Faculty of Science MSc by coursework program, helping to teach 60901 Advanced Science Communications.
In 2014 Marea was jointly awarded a Research Support Award in the Vice Chancellor's Awards for Research Excellence in recognition of the work done by the C3 professional team.
Fellow, Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology
Member, Australian Science Communicators Association
Advanced Science Communication, 60901 (Master Science by Coursework)