The Open Desk

Margie Beilharz

Freelance editor and writer in science, environment, education, health


I have worked for the following organisations (plus a number of individuals).

Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)
ARC Centre of Excellence in Future Low-Energy Electronics Technologies (FLEET)
Bureau of Meteorology
Cadman Editing Services (and their clients, below)
Cambridge Education
Commission for Children and Young People, Victoria
Coretext (and their clients, below)
CSIRO Land and Water
CSIRO Publishing
Deakin University
Environment Education Victoria (EEV)
Extent Heritage
Fire District Review Panel, Victoria
GenV (Generation Victoria)
Glasshouse Creative Media
Hardie Grant
Institute of Professional Editors (IPEd), Victorian branch
Macmillan Education Australia
Mid Coast Communities
La Trobe University
Parks Victoria
Ragg & Co (and their clients, below)
Science in Public (and their clients, below)
State Library of Victoria
STEM Matters
The Education Consultancy
University of Melbourne
Urban Colours Arts Pty Ltd
Victorian Environmental Assessment Council (VEAC)
Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation
Water Information Research and Development Alliance (WIRADA)

via Coretext

Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)
Australian Counselling Association
Australian Library and Information Association
Fire Protection Association Australia
Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)
Grain Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)
Monash University
OneBasin Cooperative Research Centre
University of Melbourne
University of Portsmouth, UK

via Cadman Editing

Australian & New Zealand Society of Blood Transfusion
World Health Organization (WHO)

via Ragg & Co

Healthdirect Australia
Pregnancy, Birth and Baby
NSW Agency for Clinical Innovation (ACI)
University of Technology Sydney

via Science in Public (as associate, from 2017)

Environment Protection Authority, Victoria
Global Carbon Capture and Storage Institute
Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority

via Science in Public (in-house, 2008–16)

Ai Group
Australian Biosecurity Cooperative Research Centre
Australian Institute of Marine Science
Australian Institute of Physics
Australian National Data Service
Australian Regenerative Medicine Institute
Australian Synchrotron
Centenary Institute
Deakin University
EMBL (European Molecular Biology Laboratory) Australia
Eureka Prizes
Forest and Wood Products Australia Ltd
Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority
ICT for Life Sciences Forum
Inspiring Australia
International Year of Astronomy
International Year of Biodiversity
L’Oréal for Women in Science
National Science Week
National Stem Cell Foundation of Australia
Nature Publishing Group
Office of the Gene Technology Regulator
Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science
Riken, Japan
United Nations Department of Public Information
Universities Australia
Victorian Neurotrauma Initiative
Victorian Life Sciences Computation Initiative (VLSCI)