Professor Brian P. Schmidt joined the STEM Male Champions of Change group in 2016
- Vice Chancellor, President and CEO of Australian National University.
- Winner of the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics
- An astrophysicist at the ANU Mount Stromlo Observatory and Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics before becoming Vice-Chancellor
- Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science, The United States Academy of Science, and the Royal Society, he was made a Companion of the Order of Australia in 2013
- PhD Astronomy (Harvard)