The University of Newcastle, Australia

Alumni Medal for Professional Excellence

The Alumni Medal recognises outstanding excellence in leadership, knowledge and professional practice. The Alumni Medal is the highest honour of the University’s Alumni Awards.

Previous recipients include exceptional global leaders in international diplomacy, urban renewal, trade and commerce and life changing medical research.

  • 2018 Dr Gary Quinlan AO
  • 2017 Carla Treloar
  • 2016 Professor Er Meng Hwa
  • 2015 Laureate Professor Kevin Galvin
  • 2014 Geoffrey Bentley
  • 2014 Patricia Davidson
  • 2013 Ross Watts
  • 2012 David Currow
  • 2012 Mark Parsons
  • 2011 Dato'ir DrAbu Bakar Jaafar
  • 2010 Cheong-Chua Koon Hean
  • 2009 Peter Silburn
  • 2008 Sue McNeil
  • 2007 Nicholas Talley
  • 2004 Peter Stutchbury
  • 2003 Joan Cooper
  • 2002 Warren Pengilley
  • 2001 Trevor Waring
  • 2000 Chris Rawlings
  • 1999 Ian Harris
  • 1998 William Jonas
  • 1997 Ken Moss
  • 1996 Wan Rafaei Abdul Rahman
  • 1995 Graeme Halford
  • 1995 Katherine Heinrich
  • 1994 Eileen Doyle
  • 1993 Terry Caelli
  • 1991 Ron MacDonald
  • 1991 Marlene Norst
  • 1990 Peter Ramadge
  • 1989 Alex Harrison
  • 1988 Robert Eather
  • 1987 Peter Cummings