NECTAR Events and Initiatives

NECTAR provides a professional development program for ECAs aiming to support ECAs in realising their vision. As part of the program NECTAR offers:

  • skill-building workshops
  • networking opportunities aimed at fostering peer-to-peer support and collaborations across and beyond campus
  • opportunities for direct collegial discussions with the University Executive to inform strategic directions of ANU.

In addition, NECTAR runs a career development Mentoring Program for EMCAs.

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NECTAR Events Calendar 2020

We are currently working on NECTAR's events calendar for 2020. All events will be added to the list below so please come back to find out more.
Note, family members are welcome at all NECTAR events.



10-11am, CHELT Seminar Room
Monthly NECTAR Social
Join NECTAR's first monthly social of 2020 and meet fellow ECA Aparna Lal who will talk about her Homeward Bound experience in Antarctica.

Morning tea will be provided. No RSVP required.


Non-traditional funding Hack
A Hack into non-traditional funding for researchers and teachers at ANU. Full of practical tips on how to plan, gain and maintain career success with non-traditional funding. Stay tuned, more information to come.

Please click here to see a list of 2019 events.