Dr Geoffrey Doherty

Conjoint Senior Lecturer

School of Environmental and Life Sciences (Biological Sciences)


Work starts on world-class biorefinery for the Hunter

January 17, 2019

Work has started on the first bio-renewables research facility of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere which will put the Hunter region on the map as a national hub for bio-renewables research, development and commercialisation.

Upper Hunter region receives bio-renewable boost

May 4, 2018

The NSW Government has announced $4.6 million in funding to construct the Hunter Pilot Biorefinery in Muswellbrook, which will host a revolutionary bio-renewable energy project supported by the University of Newcastle.

Reaping the benefits of agricultural waste

November 21, 2017

Revolutionary technology is being developed in partnership with the University of Newcastle that will convert agricultural waste to biofuel for the first time.

Dr Geoffrey Doherty


Conjoint Senior Lecturer
School of Environmental and Life Sciences
College of Engineering, Science and Environment

Focus area

Biological Sciences

Contact Details

Email geoffrey.doherty@newcastle.edu.au
Phone (02) 49139071
Mobile 0439 604 955
Fax (02) 4921 6308


Building Life Sciences
Location Callaghan
University Drive
Callaghan, NSW 2308