Australia's Chief Scientist

National Research Infrastructure Roadmap

$54 Million Commitment to Mathematics, Engineering and Science

$54 Million Commitment to Mathematics, Engineering and Science

Tonight’s announcement of a $54 million budget allocation by the Government to support science, mathematics and engineering education was warmly welcomed by Australia’s Chief Scientist, Professor Ian Chubb.

8 May 2012

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Ex-officio roles of the Chief Scientist

Australia’s Chief Scientist participates in a number of advisory committees and expert advisory panels at the discretion of Government in an ex-officio capacity. These include:

  • Commonwealth Science Council (CSC)
  • National Science, Technology and Research Committee (NSTRC)
  • Innovation Australia
  • Strengthened Export

5 April 2012

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Getting results from Australian international agricultural research

Getting results from Australian international agricultural research

In February, Professor Ian Chubb and a panel of international experts released an independent report on a framework for international agricultural research within Australia's aid program.

16 February 2012

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Senate Inquiry Submission - Engineering

Senate Inquiry Submission – Engineering

On February 1, 2012, Professor Chubb delivered a Senate Enquiry submission on the state of engineering in Australia.

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Senate Inquiry Submission - Agriculture

Senate Inquiry Submission – Agriculture

On February 1, 2012, Professor Chubb delivered a Senate Inquiry submission on the state of agriculture and agribusiness in Australia.

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