Chris Krishna-Pillay

Chris has a background in science education, organisational development and stakeholder engagement, as well as extensive experience in theatre and the performing arts, and has worked at CSIRO for more than 30 years.

Chris’ performance experience is extensive and diverse, and includes theatre, music, radio and television. Chris wrote and performed ‘Pre-Coital’ and ‘Dante’s Laboratory’, and directed ‘Faraday’s Candle’. Chris has appeared on television on programs including ‘Outrageous Acts of Science’ (Discovery Channel), performed with science-inspired rock band Ologism and is a regular panellist on popular radio program ‘Einstein A Go’ (Triple R).