Associate Professor Regina Crameri graduated from the University of Technology, Sydney in Biomedical Science. She has a PhD in Exercise Science from the University of Sydney and has held teaching positions at the University of Sydney and Concordia University, Montreal, Canada. She spent five (5) years as a post-doctoral scientist at the prestigious Copenhagen Muscle Research Centre, Denmark.
As a senior defence scientist at the Defence Science and Technology (DST) Group for the last thirteen (13) years, she has investigated the health, human performance and injury management of deployed soldiers. She recently held the position of Associate Director of the Defence Science Institute, where she helped to facilitate research and development that fosters a globally engaged, competitive and innovative defence and national security sector.
Her current role is developing a program, AIR4, which aims to change the paradigm of STEM education in Australia. AIR4 will give students a platform to participate in experiences that will extend career and life choices needed in a new technological era by developing vibrant communities of change advocates that promote gender equality.
Her other interests include being a Scientific Advisor for the Australian Athletes’ Alliance Concussion working group and a Company Director for Presentation College Windsor.