New members for Academy Council

A neuroscientist, a geologist, a geneticist, a metabolic physiologist and a plant biologist will join the Council of the Academy after the annual general meeting in May 2015.

The new members, elected by Fellows, are:

Secretary Biological Sciences

Dr TJ Higgins FAA FTSE

Ordinary Member Biological Sciences

Professor Ian Hume FAA

Ordinary Member Biological Sciences

Professor John Mattick AO FAA

Ordinary Member Physical Sciences

Professor Sue O'Reilly FAA

Ordinary Member Physical Sciences

Professor Mandyam Srinivasan AM FAA FRS

Dr Higgins will replace Professor Marilyn Renfree AO FAA as Secretary Biological Sciences when she steps down at the end of her four-year term.

Also departing the Council at the 2015 AGM are Professors Ian Frazer AC FAA FRS, Rick Shine AM FAA, Nalini Joshi FAA and Mike Raupach FAA FTSE.

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