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The Australian Museum Eureka Prizes and sponsors are deeply grateful to the following individuals, who freely give their time and expertise as a judge of the 2019 Eureka Prizes;

  • Professor Allison Abendroth, Professor of Virology and Immunology, University of Sydney
  • Professor Frazer Allan, Head of School and Dean, Sydney School of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney
  • Professor Ian Anderson, Director (Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment), Western Sydney University
  • Professor Peter Andrews AO, Chairman, QUTbluebox Pty Ltd; Chairman, Life Sciences Qld Pty Ltd
  • Dr Sue Barrell, Honorary Affiliate, Bureau of Meteorology
  • Dr Amber Beavis, Assistant Manager, Strategy, Australian Square Kilometre Array Office, Department of Industry, Innovation and Science
  • Vanessa Beggs, Chief Operating Officer, Australian Banking Association; Non-Executive Director, Variety NSW/ACT and Driveabout World
  • Balbir Blassey, General Manager, 3M Australia
  • Professor Michael Blumenstein, Associate Dean, Research Strategy & Management, University of Technology Sydney
  • Duncan Challen, General Manager Business Development, Celestino
  • Bill Condie, Editorial Director, STEM Matters
  • Dr Craig Cormick, Member, Australian Science Communicators
  • Anna Davis, Leader of Learning: Science, Casimir Catholic College
  • Professor Tania de Koning-Ward, Senior Research Fellow and Lab Head, Deakin University
  • Professor Mark Dodgson AO, Professor of Innovation Studies, University of Queensland
  • Professor Graham Durant AM, Director, Questacon
  • Dr Marguerite Evans-Galea, Executive Director, Industry Mentoring Network in STEM (IMNIS), Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering; Co-founder & CEO, Women in STEMM Australia
  • Melanie Farmer, Associate Director Research, Engagement, Development & Innovation, Western Sydney University
  • Professor Les Field AM, Professor of Chemistry, UNSW Sydney
  • Dr Elizabeth Finkle AM
  • Dr Catherine Foley PSM, Chief Scientist, CSIRO
  • Professor Bryan Gaensler, Director, Dunlap Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of Toronto
  • Dr Lindsey Grey, Biologist, University of Sydney; Science TV Presenter, Channel 7
  • Mitra Gusheh, Executive Manager, Social Impact, University of Technology Sydney
  • Dr Warren Harch, Honorary Fellow, Defence Science and Technology
  • Dr Melissa Hart, Graduate Director, ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate Extremes; Associate Professor, UNSW Sydney
  • Professor Lisa Harvey-Smith, Australian Government's Women in STEM Ambassador, UNSW Sydney; Professor of Practice, Science Communication
  • Amanda Heyworth, Non-Executive Director, UniSA Ventures Pty Ltd; Advisory Board Member, University of Adelaide Institute of Photonics & Advanced Sensing
  • Professor Ben Howden, Director, Microbiological Diagnostic Unit, Public Health Laboratory, University of Melbourne
  • Professor Lesley Hughes, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Integrity & Development), Macquarie University
  • Dr Pat Hutchings, Senior Fellow, Australian Museum
  • Professor Louisa Jorm, Director, Centre for Big Data Research in Health, UNSW Sydney
  • Professor Maria Kavallaris AM, Founding Director, Australian Centre for NanoMedicine, UNSW Sydney; Program Head, Tumour Biology and Targeting Program, Children's Cancer Institute
  • Dr Sue Keay, Research Director Cyber-Physical Systems, CSIRO's Data61; Adjunct Professor, QUT
  • Dr Georgina Kelly, Executive Director Science Division, NSW Office of Environment and Heritage
  • Dr Inna Kolyshkina, Director, Analytikk Consulting Services; Adjunct Professor, University of Western Sydney
  • Juliana La Rosa, Executive Director, Defence SA
  • Professor Joan Leach, Professor and Director, Australian National Centre for the Public Awareness of Science
  • Professor Peter Leahy AC, Director, National Security Institute, University of Canberra
  • Professor Alan Mackay-Sim, Emeritus Professor, Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery
  • Lynne Malcolm, Producer and Presenter, All in the Mind, ABC
  • Dr Chris Matthews, Chair, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Mathematics Alliance
  • Jessica McDonald, Manager, Science Policy, Department of Industry, Innovation and Science
  • Professor Barbara Messerle, Executive Dean, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Macquarie University
  • Jenni Metcalfe, Director, Econnect Communication
  • Professor Angela Moles, Ecologist, UNSW Sydney
  • Professor Mary Myerscough, Professor of Mathematical Biology, School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Sydney
  • Professor Neville Nicholls, Emeritus Professor, Monash University
  • Professor Ian Oppermann, NSW Chief Data Scientist, NSW Government
  • Dr Penny Palmer, Series Producer, Catalyst, ABC
  • Professor Andrew Peele, Director, Australian Synchrotron, ANSTO
  • Dr Susan Pond AM, Chair, New South Wales Smart Sensing Network
  • Professor Laura Poole-Warren, Professor, UNSW Sydney
  • Professor John Rasko AO, Head of Department of Cell & Molecular Therapies, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital; Head of Gene and Stem Cell Therapy Program, Centenary Institute
  • Professor Colin Raston AO, Professor in Clean Technology, Flinders University
  • Bruce Ritchie, Senior Manager, Communications & Events, Office of the NSW Chief Scientist & Engineer
  • Dr Erin Roger, Chair, Australian Citizen Science Association; Senior Team Leader, NSW Office of Environment and Heritage
  • Associate Professor Tracy Rushmer, Associate Professor, Earth and Planetary Sciences; Associate Dean, Higher Degree Research, Macquarie University
  • Professor Mark Schembri, NHMRC Senior Research Fellow, University of Queensland
  • Professor Sharath Sriram, Professor, RMIT University
  • Dr Jen Taylor, Science Director, Agriculture and Food, CSIRO
  • Kylie Walker, Chief Executive Officer, Science & Technology Australia
  • Tim Wallace, Editor, The Conversation
  • Professor Matt Wand, Distinguished Professor of Statistics, University of Technology Sydney
  • Dr Jonathan Webb, Science Editor, ABC
  • Dr Robyn Williams AM, Presenter, The Science Show, ABC
  • Professor Jim Williams AM, Emeritus Professor, Australian National University; Vice President and Secretary Physical Sciences, Australian Academy of Science
  • Dr Marta Yebra, Senior Scientist, Australian National University