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2016 VC Research Excellence Awards

13 Dec 2016

Swinburne University of Technology has awarded one of the two 2016 VC Research Excellence Awards to the AHURI - Swinburne Research Centre. The award honours the AHURI Swinburne research group for excellence in housing and urban research achievements, both recently and over past years.

A core team of 12 AHURI researchers were awarded the honour:

  • A/Prof Wendy Stone – Research Centre Director
  • Prof Kath Hulse - former Director
  • Prof Terry Burke - former Director
  • Prof Peter Newton - former and foundational Director
  • A/Prof David MacKenzie
  • Dr Angela Spinney
  • Dr Andrea Sharam
  • Dr Sharon Parkinson
  • Dr Sean McNelis
  • Dr Stephen Glackin
  • Liss Ralston
  • Margaret Reynolds

In addition, Professor Terry Burke was awarded a VC Lifetime Achievement Award for his research, teaching and engagement excellence over more than 40 years at Swinburne and in recognition of his lifetime commitment to housing and urban excellence nationally and internationally.

AHURI congratulates all of the team at Swinburne for their richly deserved accolades, and for their insightful research over many years.
Swinburne Awards

The award honours the AHURI Swinburne research group for excellence in housing and urban research achievements, both recently and over past years.