How to succeed as an early career researcher (ECR)?

Chair: Dr Lina Yao1

1ARC DECRA, Senior Lecturer, UNSW, Sydney, Australia


This panel will provide an excellent opportunity for early career researchers (ECRs) to gain better understanding on career development and success. We will bring together a diverse group of panellists that will share their successful stories and observations, as well as provide useful advice. The panel combines outstanding early/mid/senior career academics, including:

  • Salil Kanhere, Professor, UNSW
  • Jie Lu, Professor, UTS
  • Flora Salim, Associate Professor, RMIT
  • Xianzhi Wang, ARC DECRA, Lecturer, UTS
  • Wenjie Zhang, Associate Professor, UNSW (2019 Chris Wallace Award)