Engineer, entrepreneur and philanthropist, Dr Alan Finkel, has been appointedAustralia’s new Chief Scientist, and will assume the post in 2016 once the current Chief Scientist, Professor Ian Chubb, completes his five year term. Members of the Australian scientific community have offered their reactions to the news of Dr Finkel’s appointment. Professor Merlin Crossley Dean ...
Reaction: Alan Finkel to be Australias next Chief Scientist
By Merlin Crossley, Andrew Siebel, Brian Schmidt, Frieder Seible, Gustav Nossal, Les Field, Peter C. Doherty
29 Oct 2015