MORE than two dozen women and men with impressive track records in leadership have been elected Fellows of the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering (AATE).
They include two researchers from the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research. The researchers are Professor Andrew Campbell and Dr John Dixon.
The 25 experts will be formally welcomed into the AATE at its Annual Meeting in Melbourne on 23 November.
Academy president, Professor Hugh Bradlow, welcomed their election, saying the new Fellows strengthened the Academy's aim of ensuring that Australia remained a world-leading technology economy.
"We're motivated by what's best for our nation's future," he said. "And we do that by bringing together the brightest minds in technol...