Honorary Awards

Honorary Award Recipients

The University recognises outstanding achievement, exceptional service and significant contribution through the granting of the following honorary awards:

See our latest honorary award recipients below and read about their commitment to their field and the University.

 2018 Honorary Doctorate Recipients

Steve Andersen
Stephen Andersen
Doctor of Science (honoris causa)
Awarded for his outstanding contribution to the Illawarra community and his exceptional service and dedication to this University.


Peter Robson AO
Peter Robson

Doctor of Letters (honoris causa)
Awarded for his significant contribution to the growth and development of quality Australian higher and vocational education both nationally and internationally


COMPLETE ROLL OF RECIPIENTS > 1976 TO PRESENT 

 2018 Emeritus Professorship Recipients

Nicholas Standish -small 
Nicholas Standish
Emeritus Professorship
Awarded for his distinguished contributions to the international field of metallurgy, and his exception service and dedication to the University of Wollongong and its research community,


COMPLETE ROLL OF RECIPIENTS > 1978 TO PRESENT

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Last reviewed: 23 July, 2018