career in radio by winning the Triple J Raw Comedy championship in 1996.
From there, Adam
became a casual presenter, and eventually took over the coveted TRIPLE J breakfast time slot, co hosting with Wil Anderson from 1999 - 2004.
A consummate learner, Adam holds a first class honors degree in Pure Mathematics and has an immense interest in science.
These passions lead Adam
to hosting the ABC program QUANTUM and FAQ from 1998 to 2001.
Prior to this Adam was a regular guest on Channel Ten's GOOD NEWS WEEK series, ABC's THE FAT and continued to be a regular guest on THE GLASSHOUSE.
In 2003 Adam
hosted HIT & RUN for the Foxtel's Comedy Channel and in 2005 Adam
hosted JOKER POKER for Freehand Group
which screened on Channel Ten.
returned to radio in 2006 where he
still presents the highly coveted breakfast show for ABC 702.
Adam's other outstanding achievements include being voted "Best Speaker in the World" at the World University Debating Championships.
Prior to this, Adam was captain of the Australian Debating Team for 3 years.
was winner of the National Championships and winner of the Australian University Championships.
Adam was a regular performer at Belvoir Street Theatre's 'Theatresports' and speaks regularly at science and maths conferences Australia wide.
Adam Spencer's website
Adam Spencer finalist in the 2012 ABC Local Radio Awards
Adam Spencer taking on the TED conference in LA!
to speak at TEDxSydney Saturday 4th May at the Sydney Opera House, watch it live on ABC Extra
to leave the ABC
to tour with UK scientist Brain Cox
Adam Spencer's TED talk now live!
ADAM SPENCER TO MC THE PRIME MINISTER'S PRIZES FOR SCIENCE TONIGHT
Adam Spencer's last week on ABC 702 Breakfast
Adam Spencer - Melbourne International Comedy Festival