Professor Eileen Scott was among the winners of the 2017 Australian Women in Wine Awards, and Dr Caitlin Byrt has won the 2017 Winnovation Award in the Science category
PhD students from across the Waite last month presented their research at the Annual Postgraduate Symposium. Prizes were also awarded for the best presentations in a number of categories.
Plant scientist Dr Jayakumar Bose has been named a 2017 South Australian Tall Poppy in recognition of his work at the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Plant Energy Biology at the University of Adelaide here at Waite, as well as his earlier scientific endeavours. The Young Tall Poppy Science Awards are presented annually […]
Professor Amanda Able has been named USQ’s Research Alumnus of the Year for 2015, winning the category which also covers academia – congratulations Amanda! The Alumnus of the Year Awards formally recognises outstanding USQ alumni for their achievements within their professional and personal lives and who have been an inspiration to fellow alumni, current students […]
Congratulations to Dr Caitlin Byrt, an ARC DECRA fellow working at both the Waite’s ARC Centres of Excellence with a recent focus on salt tolerance in plants, who has recently become a 2015 recipient of the prestigious Young Tall Poppy Science Award. Dr Byrt’s research involves engineering plants to improve their productivity for the food and fuel industries and has […]
The University of Adelaide’s Professor Mike McLaughlin has been elected a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science, one of Australia’s highest honours for achievement in the sciences. Professor McLaughlin’s outstanding research is widely recognised both nationally and internationally. It combines fundamental science and commercial application. He uses novel methods to study fertiliser and contaminant […]