Dr Trevor Rapson

Postdoctoral Fellow

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Dr Trevor Rapson was awarded his PhD from the University of Queensland. He joined CSIRO in 2012 as a postdoctoral fellow and is currently a Research Scientist. He is a 2015 Churchill Fellow.

As a bioinorganic chemist I am fascinated at how biology uses metals to carry out extremely complex chemistry. My research seeks to learn from naturally ocurring proteins to solve important challenges particular in the area of renewable energy.

Other Interests

Science communication

Current Roles

  • Research Scientist

Academic Qualifications

  • 2010

    University of Queensland

  • 2004

    Rhodes University

  • 2003

    Rhodes University

Achievements and Awards

  • 2015

    Churchill Trust Fellowship
    Churchill Trust


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