Past Honorary Award recipients

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  • person-postgraduate Emeritus Laureate Professor minus-thin plus-thin

    The title of Emeritus Laureate Professor is an honour conferred by the University on a retired academic staff member holding the title of Emeritus Professor in recognition of distinguished service to the University.

    2012

    • Emeritus Laureate Professor John Ralston AO
  • person Honorary Doctorates minus-thin plus-thin

    Council confers the degree of Doctor of the University in recognition of distinction by the person in public service or service to the University, or in recognition of distinguished contribution by the person in a field of academic endeavour and in accordance with University policy Honorary Degrees. 

    2022

    • Mr Andrew Pridham AO
    • Mr George Takei
    • Mr James (Jimmy) Barnes AO
    • Mr Geoffrey Wilson OAM
    • Ms Ronni Kahn AO
    • Mr Shaun Bonétt

    2021

    • Dr Robyn Archer AO

    2020

    • Mr Philip Liggett MBE
    • Mr Neil Gaiman

    2019

    • Ms Anna Meares OAM
    • Ms Gillian Hicks AM MBE 
    • Dr Kumi Naidoo
    • Dr Rosemary Bryant AO
    • Professor Fiona Stanley AC
    • Ms Natasha Stott Despoja AO
    • Mr Michael Hickinbotham
    • The Honorable Dr Brendan Nelson AO
    • Mr Jim McDowell
    • Mr Adam Goodes

    2018

    • Mr Eric Idle
    • The Honorable Greg Combet AM
    • Mr Peter Gago AC
    • Mr William (Bill) Muirhead AM
    • Ms Deborah Cheetham AO
    • Adjunct Associate Professor Monica Oliphant AO

    2017

    • Dr Curtis Wong
    • The Honorable Julia Gillard AC
    • Air Chief Marshal Sir Angus Houston AK AFC (Ret'd)
    • Dr Kevin O'Loughlin OAM
    • The Honorable John Mansfield AM KC
    • Dr Ian Gould AM
    • Mrs Janet Holmes à Court AC  
    • Emeritus Professor MaryAnn Bin-Sallik AO
    • Mr Thomas Keneally AO

    2016

    • Mr Jack Manning Bancroft
    • Professor Gary Banks AO
    • Mrs Marie Coleman AO PSM
    • Ms Evonne Goolagong Cawley AC MBE
    • Ms Maggie Beer AO
    • Professor Lord Anthony Giddens
    • Mr John Barry Humphries AO CBE

    2015

    • Professor Robyn Williams AM
    • Professor Gerald Goodhardt (deceased)

    2014

    • Dr Wolf Blass AM
    • Major General Charles Bolden Jr.
    • Professor Peter Høj AC
    • Dr Anne Summers AO
    • Sir Terence Pratchett OBE (deceased)
    • Dame Jane Goodall DBE
    • The Honorable Quentin Bryce AD CVO
    • Professor Brian Burdekin AO
    • Professor Mary McAleese
    • Mr Vinton G Cerf
    • Mr Peter Gabriel

    2013

    • Mr Sydney Ball (deceased)
    • The Honorable Robyn Layton AO KC
    • Mr Michael Heard
    • The Honorable Alexander Downer AC

    2012

    • Ms Fiona Hall AO

    2011

    • Ms Alice McCleary
    • Professor Ashis Nandy
    • Emeritus Professor Maxwell Brennan AO
    • Mr Jeffrey Smart AO (deceased)

    2010

    • Dr Neil Bryans AM
    • Emeritus Professor Brian Vincent

    2009

    • Mr David Klingberg AO
    • Mr Martin Albrecht AC
    • Professor Emeritus Jarl Rosenholm

    2008

    • Dr Pamela Ryan OAM
    • Mr Milton Moon AM (deceased)

    2007

    • Dr Leanna Read
    • Emeritus Professor Denise Bradley AC (deceased)
    • Professor Don Bursill AM
    • Dr Ron Radford AM

    2006

    • Mr Norton Jackson AM  (deceased)
    • The Honorable Mike Rann AC CNZM
    • The Honorable Susan Ryan AO

    2005

    • Professor Andrew Ehrenberg (deceased)
    • Professor Frank Bass (deceased)
    • Dr Julian Burnside KC AO
    • Mr Leon Davis AO
    • Professor R Natarajan
    • Dr Gregor Ramsey AM (deceased)
    • Dr Simon Wong

    2004

    • Mr Phillip Adams AO
    • Mr Stephen Page AM

    2003

    • Professor Zhang Xiaowei
    • Mr Maurice de Rohan AO OBE (deceased)
    • Dr Yuan Tseh Lee
    • Dr Alfred Huang AM

    2002

    • Ms Dagmar Egen AM
    • Professor Eleanor Ramsay (deceased)

    2001

    • The Honorable Justice Michael Kirby AC CMG

    2000

    • Dr Patricia Crook AO
    • Adjunct Professor Lyndsay Connors AO
    • Dr Malcolm Kinnaird AC (deceased)
    • Mr Rick Allert AO
    • Mr Kym Bonython AC DFC AFC (deceased)

    1999

    • Professor Lyndall Ryan AM
    • Dr Colin Thiele AC (deceased)
    • The Honorable Dr Basil Hetzel AC (deceased)

    1998

    • Mr Nelson Mandela (deceased)
    • The Honorable RJL Hawke AC (deceased)
    • Mr Bruce Webb (deceased)
    • Dr Julian Clark
    • Ms Ruth Tuck OAM (deceased)
    • Dr Don Williams AO (deceased)
    • Dr Alice Rigney AO (deceased)

    1997

    • Mr Daniel Thomas AM
    • Ms Sue Vardon AO
    • Mr John Moriarty AM
    • The Honorable Justice Samuel Jacobs AO QC(deceased)
    • Dr S (Max) Richards

    1996

    • Mr Archie Barton AM (deceased) 
    • Dr Betty Davis AM (deceased)
    • The Honorable Justice John Von Doussa AO KC
    • Ms Wendy McCarthy AO
    • The Honorable  Dr John Dawkins AO
    • Sir Eric Neal AC CVO

    1995

    • Ms Doreen Kartinyeri (deceased)
    • Dr David Pank AM (deceased)
    • Dr Christobel Mattingley AM (deceased)
    • Dr James CY Soong

    1994

    • Ms Anne Deveson AO (deceased)
    • Mr Gavin Walkley AM (deceased)
    • Mr John Uhrig AC
    • Dame Roma Mitchell AC DBE CVO QC (deceased)

    1993

    • Mr John McDonald AM (deceased)
    • Dr Jean Blackburn AO (deceased)
    • Professor Lowitja O’Donoghue AC CBE DSJ
    • Ms Alison Crook AO
    • Dr James May
  • person-generic Emeritus Professor minus-thin plus-thin

    The title of Emeritus Professor is an honour conferred by the University on a retired academic staff member holding the title of Professor in recognition of distinguished service to the University and in accordance with University policy: Emeritus Professor

    2021

    • Emeritus Professor Andreas (Andy) Koronios
    • Emeritus Professor Graham Brown
    • Emeritus Professor Robert Hattam
    • Emeritus Professor Larry Lockshin
    • Emeritus Professor Carol Grech

    2020

    • Emeritus Professor Jordan Louviere (deceased)
    • Emeritus Professor Tanya Monro AC
    • Emeritus Professor Mads Gaardboe
    • Emeritus Professor Christopher Saint
    • Emeritus Professor Wasim Saman
    • Emeritus Professor Rick Sarre

    2019

    • Emeritus Professor Jason White
    • Emeritus Professor Robert Vink AM
    • Emeritus Professor Tony Winefield (deceased)
    • Emeritus Professor Hans Greisser

    2018

    • Emeritus Professor Rhonda Sharp AM

    2017

    • Emeritus Professor Claire Woods
    • Emeritus Professor Roger Harris
    • Emeritus Professor David Corkindale
    • Emeritus Professor Kerin O'Dea AO
    • Emeritus Professor Richard Head

    2016

    • Emeritus Professor Suzanne Franzway
    • Emeritus Professor Kay Lawrence AM
    • Emeritus Professor Mervyn Lewis

    2015

    • Emeritus Professor Barbara Pocock AM
    • Emeritus Professor Bruce Johnson

    2014

    • Emeritus Professor Gerry Griffin

    2012

    • Emeritus Professor Roger Smart
    • Emeritus Professor Andrew Gilbert  AM (deceased)
    • Emeritus Professor Michael Taylor

    2011

    • Emeritus Professor Mary Barton AO
    • Emeritus Hilary Winchester AM

    2010

    • Emeritus Professor Stephen Hamnett
    • Emeritus Professor Philip Howlett
    • Emeritus Professor Dorothy Scott OAM

    2009

    • Emeritus Professor Alan Reid AM
    • Emeritus Professor Marjory Ebbeck

    2008

    • Emeritus Professor Michael Rowan
    • Emeritus Professor Paul Hughes AM FACE

    2007

    • Emeritus Professor Bruce King
    • Emeritus Professor Denise Bradley AC (deceased)
    • Emeritus Professor Robin King (deceased)

    2006

    • Emeritus Professor Ian Davey
    • Emeritus Professor Alison Mackinnon AM
    • Emeritus Professor Robert Crotty

    2004

    • Emeritus Professor Kevin O’Brien

    2003

    • Emeritus Professor Kym Adey AM (deceased)

    2002

    • Emeritus Professor Freda Briggs AO (deceased)
    • Emeritus Professor Ruth Grant AM

    2000

    • Emeritus Professor Michael Miller AO (deceased)
    • Emeritus Professor Lloyd Sansom  AO

    1999

    • Emeritus Professor Henry d’Assumpcao AO FTSE

    1998

    • Emeritus Professor Colin Bourke (deceased)
    • Emeritus Professor David Lee
    • Emeritus Professor David Robinson
    • Emeritus Professor Robert Smyth
    • Emeritus Professor Kenneth Atkins (deceased)

    1997

    • Emeritus Professor Robert Northcote (deceased)

    1992

    • Emeritus Professor Alan Mead OBE (deceased)

     

  • person-generic-copy University Fellows minus-thin plus-thin

    Council confers the Honorary Award of University Fellow in recognition of substantial continuous support for the University and in accordance with University policy: University Fellows.

    2022

    • Mr Robert (Bob) Cowan
    • Mrs Gayle Cowan

    2021

    • Mr Paul Flynn
    • Ms Jillian Saunders AM

    2019

    • Hon Trish White AM
    • Mr Patrick Jonker
    • Mr Terry Evans AM

    2018

    • Mr Guy Maron AM

    2017

    • Ms Ruth Blenkiron

    2016

    • Mr Barry Pearce

    2015

    • Dr Anna Ciccarelli
    • Mr Bruce Linn AM
    • Mr Theo Maras AM

    2014

    • Ms Elizabeth Ho OAM
    • Adjunct Associate Professor Adrian Vicary
    • Adjunct Professor Dennis Mulcahy

    2013

    • Mr Terry Weston
    • Mr Bill Cossey AM (deceased)

    2010

    • Ms Jan Lowe
    • Mr Peter Smith

    2009

    • Dr Kia Ngee Chew

    2008

    • Mr Kelvin Trimper AM

    2007

    • Mr Stephen Hains
    • Mrs Li Yian Lin

    2006

    • Mr Andrew Chen
    • Mr Yeong Chee Meng

    2005

    • Mr Ian Hardy AM
    • Mr Gordon Ingkatji (deceased)
    • Professor Jong Taik Lee (deceased)

    2004

    • Mrs Elizabeth (Liz) Watson (deceased)
    • Mr Eric Granger
    • Dr Lewis O’Brien AO
    • Dr Geoff Wood

    2002

    • Mr Wallace Cameron

    1999

    • Mr Norton Jackson, AM (deceased)
    • Mr Frank Lampard OAM
    • Mr John Heard AM (deceased)
    • Mr Earle Scott, OAM  (deceased)
    • Mr Malcolm Colegate
    • Mr Richard (Dick) Fidock. AO