Discover where an engineering masters from Australia’s leading university could take you.*

Event details

6.00–8.00pm Tuesday 28 August

Yasuko Hiraoka Myer Room
Sidney Myer Asia Centre
University of Melbourne
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Our panellists

Hear from our Master of Engineering alumni as they share their experiences working in the engineering industry and describe career opportunities available to engineering graduates. Our panellists represent a broad range of industries include health, food and beverage, construction and consulting.

Shing Yue Sheung

Shing Yue Sheung

Co-founder & COO NAVi Medical Technologies
Master of Engineering (Biomedical)

Shing is currently leading operations at NAVi Medical Technologies, an award-winning medical device startup. NAVi has received more than $200,000 in funding and has been selected into the TMCx Medical Device Accelerator.

Christian Jasper

Christian Jasper

Tunnel Systems Engineer, Aurecon
Master of Engineering (Mechanical)

During his studies, Christian worked on the Melbourne Metro Rail Tunnel and completed a 3-month internship at Ford in Cologne, Germany. He is currently working for the Future Freight JV – Inland Rail Feasibility Design Team at Aurecon.

Sarah Chambers

Sarah Chambers

Brewing Area Manager, Carlton & United Breweries
Master of Engineering (Chemical)

Sarah started at Carlton & United Breweries in their competitive graduate program. Focused on taking every opportunity to learn about technical processes, problem solve and drive efficiencies in an operational environment, Sarah now works as the Brewing Area Manager to help improve the efficiency of the brewery’s operation.

Alison Mantegazza

Alison Mantegazza

Graduate Civil Engineer, Water, Jacobs
Master of Engineering (Civil)

Alison has delivered for a variety of Jacob’s key water clients, taking on junior project management and bid management roles. She has worked on projects across civil and process engineering including site assessment, options assessment to improve drinking water safety and sewer mining feasibility.

Hannah Hubbard

Hannah Hubbard

Civil Engineer (Project Management), GHD
Master of Engineering (Civil)

Hannah is currently working on the North East Link Project, in her role at GHD as a Civil Engineer. While studying her Master of Engineering, Hannah completed an internship as Project Manager and Design Engineer at the City of Stonnington.

Thomas Strawhorn

Thomas Strawhorn

Consultant – Energy and Sustainability, FG Advisory
Master of Engineering (Civil with Business)

Tom is a consultant at FG Advisory, delivering sustainability and energy efficiency studies and projects for government and commercial organisations. Tom has previous experience in structural design engineering, and is interested in startups and business development.

Phillip Higgins

Phillip Higgins

Process Engineer, Viva Energy Australia
Master of Engineering (Chemical with Business)

Phillip is currently working as a Process Engineer in the downstream Oil & Gas industry at Viva Energy’s Geelong Refinery. As a Distillation and Separations Technologist, he focuses on the Crude Distillation Units and the Bitumen Manufacturing Complex.

Claudia Nguyen

Claudia Nguyen

Analyst, Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport & Resources
Master of Engineering (Spatial)

Claudia is a geospatial professional, with experience in surveying, engineering, telecommunications, asset management, urban planning and transport. During her studies, Claudia undertook internships at we-do-IT and Darebin City Council.

Build your engineering career while you study

At Melbourne, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with industry and gain real-world experience during your degree. You could complete an industry project, take part in internships, undertake an innovation challenge with an industry mentor or connect with a STEM mentor.

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