Australia Day Honours 2014

Monash University congratulates its alumni, staff, and supporters who received Australia Day Honours in 2014. Members of the Monash community were recognised for their contributions to fields including health, business,...

Monash University congratulates its alumni, staff, and supporters who received Australia Day Honours in 2014. Members of the Monash community were recognised for their contributions to fields including health, business, education, and the community.

Companion of the Order of Australia (AC)

Professor Ed Byrne AC
President and Vice-Chancellor, Monash University
For eminent service to tertiary education, particularly through leadership and governance roles with Monash University, to biomedical teaching and research, as a scientist and academic mentor, and as a contributor to improved global health.

Officer of the Order of Australia (AO)

Professor Stephen Parker AO
Former staff member
For distinguished service to tertiary education through administrative, academic and representational roles, and as a leader in the growth and development of the University of Canberra.

Member of the Order of Australia (AM)

Professor Brenton Broadstock AM (BA 1976)
Alumnus
For significant service to music as a composer, educator and mentor.

Mrs Judith Bundy AM (BA(MultiDisc) 1987)
Alumna
For significant service to public education through governance and advocacy roles and to the community of South Australia.

Professor Emeritus John Egerton AM
Volunteer and supporter
For significant service to the livestock industry, particularly the eradication of infectious disease, and to education.

Dr Stewart Hart AM
Staff member
For significant service to medicine as a clinician, particularly in the area of breast cancer research, and to community health organisations.

Mr Peter Jopling AM QC
Supporter
For significant service to the law in Victoria, and to the community.

The Honourable Justice Stephen Kaye AM (BA 1972, LLB(Hons) 1974)
Alumnus and supporter
For significant service to the law and to the judiciary, particularly in the area of Indigenous social justice and cultural awareness.

Mr John Kelleher AM PSM (BAppSci 1983, BA(MultiDisc) 1986)
Alumnus and supporter
For significant service to the community, particularly as a forensic specialist in the field of fire and explosion investigation.

Associate Professor Richard King AM
Staff member
For significant service to medicine as a clinician, educator and administrator, particularly in the areas of health policy development.

Emeritus Professor John McLaren AM (MA 1972)
Alumnus and supporter
For significant service to education, particularly the humanities and social sciences, as an academic, mentor and teacher.

Professor John Olver AM
Staff member
For significant service to medicine, particularly the treatment and rehabilitation of acquired brain injuries.

Professor Paul Sheahan AM
Vice-Chancellor's Professorial Fellow
For significant service to secondary education as a teacher, and through roles with sporting, charitable and community organisations.

The Honourable Dr Ross Sundberg AM (LLM 1968, LLD 1979)
Alumnus
For significant service to the law as a judge, reporter and educator.

Professor Philip Williams AM (BEc(Hons) 1971, MEc 1974)
Alumnus and supporter
For significant service to business as an economist, and to the community.

Dr Peter Winterton AM (GradDipForensMed 2009)
Alumnus
For significant service to youth through a range of child protection roles, and to medicine.

Member (AM) in the Military Division of the Order of Australia

Dr Leonard Brennan AM (GradDipFamMed 1995)
Alumnus
For exceptional service to the Australian Defence Force in the field of health support as Director Health, Headquarters Joint Operations Command; Director Army Health; and Senior Medical Officer, Combined Team Uruzgan.

Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM)

Dr Ghayath Al-Shelh OAM (GradDipFamMed 2000)
Alumnus
For service to the community of the Bankstown region, particularly youth.

Dr Pratish Bandopadhayay OAM (MEngSc 1970, PhD Eng 1973)
Alumnus
For service to the Bengali and Nepalese community.

Dr Belinda Brown OAM (MBBS 1981)
Alumna
For service to medicine in the field of breast cancer treatment.

Dr James Brown OAM (MFM(Clin) 2005)
Alumnus and staff member
For service to medical education, and to the community.

Dr Graham Cato OAM (MBBS 1972)
Alumnus
For service to community health, and to surf lifesaving.

Mr Richard Dent OAM (GradDipBus(Mgt) 1996)
Alumnus
For service to people with a disability.

Ms Jillian Dwyer OAM (MEdSt 1984)
Alumna
For service to the arts as a voluntary guide and administrator.

Mr Timothy Erickson OAM (BSc 1976)
Alumnus
For services to race walking.

Professor Ruth Hall OAM (DipEd 1975)
Alumna
For service to science in the field of microbiology.

Mrs Vicki Hamilton OAM (BA 1979)
Alumna
For service to the community through support for people with asbestos-related diseases.

Mrs Suzanne Hampel OAM (MHol&GenSt 2010)
Alumna
For service to the community through the promotion of understanding and tolerance.

Mr Andrew Mackenzie OAM (MA 1993)
Alumnus
For service to the community of Marysville, to the arts, and to the preservation of local history.

Mr Anthony Oxford OAM (AdvDipMicaParaSt 2001)
Alumnus
For service to the community, particularly through St John Ambulance Victoria.

Associate Professor Geoffrey Quail OAM
Staff member
For service to medicine, particularly through dentistry.

Associate Professor Bruce Waxman OAM (BMedSc 1974, MBBS 1974)
Alumnus, staff member and supporter
For service to medicine as an administrator, educator and clinician.

Royal Victorian Order Lieutenant of the Royal Victorian Order (LVO)

Mr Mark Fraser OAM LVO (MAFAT 2001)
Alumnus

Public Service Medal (PSM)

Mr Greg Byrne PSM (BA 1986, LLB(Hons) 1988, LLM 1993)
Alumnus
For outstanding public service to the community in the area of criminal law.

Dr Raymond Canterford PSM (BSc(Hons) 1970, PhD Sci 1974)
Alumnus and supporter
For outstanding public service in the delivery of improvements in forecasting and warning of natural hazards and weather, most notably for emergency and natural disaster response.

Mr Dale Dickson PSM (MPubPolMgt 2003)
Alumnus
For outstanding public service to local government, including the Gold Coast City Council.

Dr Rosemary Lester PSM (MPH 1992)
Alumna
For outstanding public service in public health leadership, particularly on communicable diseases and immunisation.

Mr John Mooney PSM (BSpEd 1976, MEd 1981)
Alumnus and supporter
For outstanding public service in the area of education for children with special needs.