Below are the personal qualities we value in Martin lab team members:
creativity critical thinking resilience motivation persistence curiosity endurance reliability enthusiasm empathy self-awareness self-discipline leadership civic-mindedness courage compassion integrity resourcefulness sense of beauty sense of wonder honesty generosity humour humility kindness consideration authenticity care helpfulness respect positivity team spirit communication skills cheerfulness passion for science
(Collated by US education policy researcher, Gerald Bracey with a few extra added from Martin lab members)
We expect everyone to be treated - and to treat others - fairly and respectfully, and therefore we do not tolerate sexism, racism, homophobia, bullying or intimidation.
We also highly value those who cook or bake for lab events.
From left to right - The Synchrotron Cake (by Hassanul based on the Australian Synchrotron), the Photo 51 Lime Pie (by Wilko based on the famous Photo 51 from the lab of Rosalind Franklin) and a selection of various Crystal Cupcakes (from a team workshop based on various representation of scientific work).