Regional Leadership Award
The Alumni Award for Regional Leadership requires demonstration of leadership and/or entrepreneurship initiatives with significance in the regions of the University of Newcastle (Newcastle, Sydney, Hunter Valley, Port Macquarie and the Mid-North Coast and the Central Coast).
Past recipients include dynamic leaders in influencing business and commerce, regional health and government.
|2020||Dr Jaelea Skehan OAM||Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) 1998, Doctor of Philosophy 2019|
|2019||Dr Kristin Molloy (Achiever)||Doctor of Philosophy (Chemistry) 1998, Bachelor of Science (Honours) 1993|
|2019||Graeme Irwin (Achiever)||Diploma of Teaching 1982|
|2018||Bernard Collins||Bachelor of Architecture 1981 Bachelor of Design (Architecture) 1978|
|2017||Professor Jenny May AM||Bachelor of Medicine 1984|
|2016||Andrew Donaldson||Bachelor of Architecture 2005, Bachelor of Design (Architecture) 2001|
|2015||Stewart Dowrick||Master of Business Administration 1997|
|2014||Susan Ivens||Master of Business Administration 2001, Graduate Diploma in Education 1979, Bachelor of Arts 1978|
|2013||Patricia Forsythe AM||Bachelor of Arts 1973|
|2012||Frances Gentle AO||Doctor of Philosophy (Education) 2012, Master of Special Education (Sensory Disability) (Honours) 2006|
|2011||Mohammed Faiz Bin Kamaludin||Master of Aviation Management 2011|
|2011||Anne Wakatama||Bachelor of Medicine 1982|
|2010||Andrew Hedges||Bachelor of Medicine 1986|
|2009||Jeff McCloy||Bachelor of Engineering 1973|
The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.