Jessica Heinemann

Senior Communications and Engagement Officer

The University of Queensland

Jessica has extensive experience in STEM across a broad and diverse range of roles. Jess has previously worked at UQ managing the ARC Training Centre for Biopharmaceutical Innovation and the National Biologics Training Academy. She has also held positions at UNSW, ANSTO, Questacon, Queensland Museum and as a freelance professional science communication consultant, performer, event manager and host. Jessica was on season 3 of Lego Masters and has performed in various gigs across the country. She holds a Bachelor of Biomolecular Science (Griffith), an Honours Degree in Applied Science (QUT) and a Masters in Science Communication Outreach (ANU). Despite having lived in a few locations across Australia, Jess loves to call Qld home and enjoys the constant summer vibe of sunshine, surfing and ice cream.