Dr Yulia Uvarova

Principal Research Scientist / Research Group Leader

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Dr. Yulia Uvarova holds BSc degree in Geology from Moscow State University, Russia (2001), and PhD degree in Geology from University of Manitoba, Canada (2008). Yulia joined CSIRO Mineral Resources in 2012 after her 3.5 year postdoctoral fellowship with Dr. Kurt Kyser at Queen's Facility for Isotope Research, Queen's University, Canada. She now works as a Group Leader (23 staff), Project Leader and Principal Scientist within the Discovery Program of CMR. Yulia has been also involved in the Deep Exploration Technologies CRC, first as a researcher, then stepping into the roles of Project Leader and Alternate Program Leader.

Current Roles

  • Project Leader
    MinEx CRC Real-time downhole assay tool

Academic Qualifications

  • 2008

    University of Manitoba

  • 2001

    Moscow State University

Professional Experiences

  • 2012-now

    Research Scientist

  • 2008-2012

    Postdoctoral Fellow
    Queen's University

Achievements and Awards

  • 2017-2017

    CSIRO Corporate Citizen Award

  • 2016-2016

    Mineral Resources 2016 Award for Collaboration