2019 Soil Science Australia Award Winners

Honorary Life Member – Mr Dennis Baker
This is a fantastic achievement, formally recognising his eminent and long-term service to Soil Science Australia and the soil science profession.

Fellowship Award – Prof Robert Fitzpatrick
Fellowship Award – Prof Leigh Sullivan
Fellowship Award – Assoc Prof Damien Field
This formally recognises their distinction and exceptional achievements in the advancement, extension, teaching, technology and research areas of soil science.

CG Stephens PhD Award (Joint Winner) – Dr Miaomiao Cheng
Her PhD and thesis “Understanding Cd phytoextraction by Australian native Cd accumulator” was selected as joint winner from many other high quality nominations. You should be very proud your your achievement.

CG Stephens PhD Award (Joint Winner) – Dr Hannah Mikkonen
Her PhD and thesis “Environmental and anthropogenic influences on ambient background concentrations of potentially toxic elements in soils of Victoria Australia” was selected as joint winner from many other high quality nominations. You should be very proud your your achievement.

LJH Teakle Award – Dr Gillian Kopittke
This is a fantastic achievement, formally recognising your outstanding achievements and effort in promoting and raising the awareness of soil science with Soil Science Australia and the wider community.

JA Prescott Medal – Prof Neal W Menzies
This is a fantastic achievement, formally recognising your long and outstanding contribution to soil science.

Field Publication Medal – Dr Corinne Celestina
Her paper “Attribution of crop yield responses to application of organic amendments: A critical review”, published in Soil & Tillage Research, was selected as the overall winner from many other high quality nominations. As lead author, you should be very proud of your achievement.