Esther Harris BSc, MSc
Esther Harris has BSc and MSc (geoscience) degrees from Monash University and 20 years’ experience in the mineral exploration industry and in geoscience research. She has spent the last decade supporting Australian companies operating in North and West Africa as an exploration consultant and working closely with local geological surveys and mining ministries. During this phase of her career, she acquired an interest in geoscience for development particularly in the areas of geoscience knowledge infrastructure and gender in mining. She is currently researching a Ph.D. on gender in mining at Murdoch University.