Dr. Ken Silburn is a science educator and communicator. He is the Head Teacher Science at Casula High School, President of LAZSTA (Metropolitan South West Science Teachers Association) and Coordinator and founder of the iSTEM (Invigorating Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics) project delivering science enrichment programs for high school science students.
Ken is a graduate of the University of Wollongong and the Honeywell US Space Academy for Educators Program.
Ken was the recipient of the 2013 NSW State Award for Innovation in Science Teaching and more recently the 2014 NSW Australian Academy of Physics Award for Community Outreach.
Mars Society Australia and Member of Mojave, Pilbara and Arkaroola expeditions.