Carolyn Elvins

(Management Committee CEA 1989-1994, President CEA 1994, CEA Chemical Educator 2005)

Carolyn was the Vice Principal at Presbyterian Ladies’ College and has extensive chemistry-teaching experience in government and independent schools. She has been involved in the development and implementation of Chemistry curriculum and assessment for a number of years and was seconded to the Board of Studies during the initial development of the Victorian Certificate of Education. Carolyn has given keynote lectures within Australia and overseas, was the Royal Australian Chemical Institute Hartung Youth Lecturer in 1993, and a member of the Scientific Jury for the International Chemistry Olympiad in 1998. She was the editor of the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Editions of Chemistry One a writer for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and the enhanced editions of Chemistry One.