Jo Dawson is a Lecturer at Macquarie University and a Bolton Fellow at CSIRO Astronomy and Space Science. Her research focuses on the evolution of the interstellar medium in the Milky Way and nearby galaxies, and in particular on the mechanisms by which the atomic medium is processed into molecular clouds. She is joint Primary Investigator of SPLASH (the Southern Parkes Large-Area Survey in Hydroxyl), a large-scale, sensitive survey of OH in the Southern Galactic Plane. She gained her PhD in 2011 from Nagoya University, Japan, and was previously an Australian Research Council Super Science Fellow at the University of Tasmania.
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