2016 - ACT Scientist of the Year
Dr Ceridwen Fraser is a born and bred Canberran who was educated in our schools, studied at the University of Canberra and now works at the Australian National University as a biogeographer.
Dr Fraser is a product of Canberra’s world-class education system, and like many before her has gone on to make a number of achievements in science. Her internationally renowned research is helping understand how plants and animals survive climate changes. Her work has important implications for how we manage biodiversity and ecosystems now and into the future.