Jessica Kern

Jess joined Microanalysis in 2020 immediately following her graduation from TAFE in a Cert IV Laboratory Techniques as a casual Laboratory Assistant.  Over that year she proved to be a dedicated, astute, and hardworking assistant and was promoted to Laboratory Technician. Jess is our resident fish whisperer and is keenly attending to and nurturing the Microanalysis fish in our courtyard.

Jarvis Lawson

Since joining Microanalysis in 2020 Jarvis has proven to be an intelligent, diligent, tenacious Laboratory Technician who has swiftly become an invaluable member of the team. Jarvis has a Cert IV in Laboratory Techniques and is currently studying a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Chemistry at UWA. Jarvis has recently started leaning XRD interpretation under the tutorage of Ian Davies.

James Nicolas

James started at Microanalysis in 2020 after completing 8 years in the concrete and construction industry as a laboratory technician. James has extensive experience conducting particle size analysis, UV/VIS spectography and X-ray Fluorescence.

Harrison Pitts

Harrison has worked as an Archaeologist for a number of years after gaining his Bachelor of Archaeological Practice from the Australian National University in Canberra. He has always had a passion for the sciences, and enjoys applying his knowledge and experiences at Microanalysis Australia as a Laboratory Technician.

Julie Darwin

Since commencing with us in 2015, Julie’s welcoming smile and ever-cheery demeanour have been ready to greet all whose paths cross with Microanalysis. Although her twenty-plus years’ experience in administration and accounts receivable roles is evident in many ways, it is clear that what Julie loves most about her position is the opportunity to meet and converse with people from all walks of life. As the first port of call for most who contact Microanalysis, Julie’s openness and willingness make her an invaluable member of the team.

  • NATA
  • Australian Institute of Petroleum
  • Australian X-Ray Analytical Association
  • Royal Australian Chemical Institute
  • Telstra Business Awards
  • Scientific Partners Australia