WIE Lunch & Conversations with: Dr Kathryn Amos

Start time: 12.30pm ACST. Learn from women leaders shaping the engineering profession. Join our discussion with Dr Kathryn Amos, as she shares her career journey and insights into industry.
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Learn from women leaders who are shaping and changing the industry.

Facilitated by Women in Engineering SA, the second event in this series will highlight the amazing work being done by Dr Kathryn Amos, Head of School for the Australian School of Petroleum and Energy Resources at the University of Adelaide, and a Deputy Director for the Institute of Mineral and Energy Resources.

Over a light lunch, join an interactive discussion about Kathryn’s journey and how she is leading the way in the engineering profession – where her career has taken her, skills she has developed, key projects, and future aspirations.



Dr Kathryn Amos 

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Dr Kathryn Amos is Head of School for the Australian School of Petroleum and Energy Resources, University of Adelaide, and a Deputy Director for the University of Adelaide Institute of Mineral and Energy Resources.

Her expertise is in sedimentology, with research focusing on understanding the controls behind processes of sediment transport and deposition in a range of environments. Dr Amos obtained her Phd from the School of Environmental Sciences at the University of East Anglia, UK. She was Associate Dean (Student Experience) for the Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences from August 2018 to December 2019. In total, Dr Amos has secured $4million funding for research across 12 projects.

In July 2020, Kathryn won the South Australian Chamber of Mines and Energy (SACOME) Exceptional Woman in Resources Award. The award celebrates the Dr Amos’ work to promote a positive perception of the mining and energy industry, through commitment to community engagement and development, contribution to gender diversity within the sector, or other sustainability initiatives.

31 / 08 / 2021 - 12:30 pm to 01:20 pm
Registration Closes
30 / 08 / 2021 12:00 pm
Engineers Australia South Australia
Level 11 108 King William Street
South Australia
Event Registration
  • Member Rate: $10.00 ($9.09 excl. GST)
  • Student Member Rate: $10.00 ($9.09 excl. GST)
  • Non-Member Rate: $40.00 ($36.36 excl. GST)
Event Contact
  • Contact:
    Engineers Australia Member Services
  • Phone:
    1300 653 113
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