Eureka Prizes Judges

Judging the 2014 Eureka Prizes. *2015 judges added soon*

The Australian Museum Eureka Prizes and sponsors are deeply grateful to these individuals who freely gave their time and expertise to assist in prize judging.

• Ian Allen, Executive Producer, Content, ABC Innovation
• Associate Professor Kathy Andrews, Head, Tropical Parasitology Lab, Eskitis Institute for Drug Discovery, Griffith University
• Professor Mike Archer AM, Palaeosciences – School of Biological, Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of New South Wales
• Professor Snow Barlow FTSE, FAIAST, Professor of Horticulture and Viticulture, Convener, NCCARF Primary Industries Adaptation Research Network, Melbourne School of Land and Environment, University of Melbourne
• Dr Amanda Barnard, OCE Science Leader, Virtual Nanoscience Laboratory, CSIRO
• Associate Professor Michael Beard, NHMRC Senior Research Fellow, School of Molecular and Biomedical Science, The University of Adelaide
• Cherrie Bottger, Network Head of Children's Programming and Documentaries, Network Ten
• Suzanne Buljan, Director, Australian Centre for Photography
• Dr Ian Chessell, Chair, Goyder Institute for Water Research; Non-Executive Director, Qinetiq Pty Ltd; Director, Astronomy Australia Pty Ltd
• Professor Emeritus Jann Conroy, Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment, University of Western Sydney
• Geoff Crane, Manager, National Science Week, Inspiring Australia, Questacon
• Dr David Cunningham, Assistant Secretary, People Capability, Australian Government Department of Agriculture
• Anna Davis, Head of Science, Casimir Catholic College
• Professor Dennis Del Favero, ARC Australian Professorial Fellow, Director, iCinema Centre, UNSW
• Professor John Dodson, Head, Institute for Environmental Research, Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation
• Dr Cathy Foley, Chief, CSIRO Materials Science and Engineering
• Professor Bryan Gaensler, Australian Laureate Fellow, Director, ARC Centre of Excellence for All-sky Astrophysics (CAASTRO), Sydney Institute for Astronomy, University of Sydney
• Emeritus Professor Helen Garnett, Director, Energy Resources Australia & Chair, Delta Electricity
• Alexandra Gartmann, CEO, Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal (FRRR)
• Emeritus Professor Alistair Gilmour, Graduate School of the Environment, Macquarie University
• Dr Peter G. Gray, Technical Manager, 3M Australia
• Professor Kliti Grice, ARC DORA, Founding Director, WA-Organic and Isotope Geochemistry Centre, Curtin University
• Professor Colin Groves, School of Archaeology & Anthropology, Australian National University
• Leigh Henningham, Picture Editor, The Age
• Associate Professor Matthew Hole, Research School of Physics and Engineering, Australian National University
• Professor Caroline Homer, Associate Dean (International and Development), Professor of Midwifery, University of Technology, Sydney
• Brenton Honeyman, Manager, Inspiring Australia Strategy and Partnerships, Questacon - The National Science and Technology Centre, Department of Industry
• Frank Howarth PSM, National President Museums Australia, Honorary Associate and Former Director Australian Museum, and Principal Frank Howarth and Associates Pty Ltd
• Professor Kate Jolliffe, Professor of Chemistry and Head of School, School of Chemistry, University of Sydney
• Professor Maria Kavallaris, Program Head, Tumour Biology & Targeting, Children's Cancer Institute Australia, Lowy Cancer Research Centre; Co-Director Australian Centre for NanoMedicine UNSW
• Dr Brian Lassig, Assistant Director, Science and Learning, Australian Museum
• Richard MacEwan, Senior Research Scientist - Soils, Agriculture Research, Agriculture Group,Victorian Department of Environment and Primary Industries
• Professor Brendan Mackey, Director, Griffith Climate Change Response Programme, Griffith University
• Lynne Malcolm, Executive Producer, Science Unit and Presenter, ABC Radio National
• Professor John Mattick AO FAA FRCPA, Executive Director, Garvan Institute
• Jennifer Metcalfe, Director, Econnect Communication
• Professor William Moran, Honorary Professor, University of Melbourne
• Dr Rob Morrison OAM, Professorial Fellow, Flinders University
• Dr Tara Murphy, Senior Lecturer, Sydney Institute for Astronomy, School of Information Technologies, University of Sydney
• Professor Peter Nelson, Executive Dean, Faculty of Science, Macquarie University
• Professor Graham N Nicholson, Professor of Neurotoxicology, Associate Dean (International & External Engagement), Faculty of Science, University of Technology, Sydney
• Professor Murray Norris, Deputy Director, Children's Cancer Institute Australia for Medical Research, University of New South Wales
• Professor Jim Patrick FTSE, Chief Scientist, Cochlear Ltd
• Dr Jim Peacock AC, CSIRO Fellow and Strategic Advisor Science/OCE Scheme, CSIRO; Distinguished Professor, University of Technology, Sydney
• Dr Sarah Pearson, Chief Executive Officer, ANU Enterprise Pty Ltd
• Professor Andrew Peele, Director, Australian Synchrotron
• Associate Professor Anton Peleg, Infectious Diseases Physician, Monash University and Alfred Hospital
• Dr Paul Scully-Power AM, DSM, NSM, GOSE, Executive Chairman, Prime Solutions Pacific
• Professor Judy Raper, Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research), University of Wollongong
• Craig Roy, Deputy Chief Executive, CSIRO
• Professor Brian Schmidt, Nobel Laureate, Astronomer, The Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics, Australian National University
• Professor Margaret Sheil, Provost, The University of Melbourne
• Professor Susan Serjeantson
• Professor Mark Schembri, ARC Future Fellow, Deputy Director, Australian Infectious Diseases Research Centre, School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences, University of Queensland
• Michael Slezak, Australasia Reporter, New Scientist
• Dr Robin Torrence, Senior Principal Research Scientist, Australian Museum 
• Professor Mark von Itzstein, Director, Institute for Glycomics, Griffith University
• Robyn Williams AM, Presenter, The Science Show, ABC Radio National
• Dr Kate Wilson, Executive Director, Science Division, NSW Office of Environment and Heritage
• Dr Ionat Zurr, SymbioticA's Researcher & Academic Coordinator, SymbioticA - The Centre of Excellence in Biological Arts, School of Anatomy, Physiology and Human Biology, University of Western Australia

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Kea Lambert , Project Officer, Eureka Prizes
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