The University of Adelaide is awarding hon docs to;
Julia Gillard, for, “exceptionally distinguished service to Australian society and to the university.
Peter Hoj, “exceptional leadership in science, including the commercialisation of science, and to higher education.” Professor Hoj is now VC of the University of Queensland.
Caroline McMillen, “outstanding contribution to health and medical science, and to leadership in research and higher education.” Professor McMillen was VC of the University of Newcastle and is now Chief Scientist of South Australia, and;
Hugh Possingham, “pioneering research into endangered species, conservation biology and ecological planning.” Professor Possingham is an Australian Research Council professorial fellow at UoQ