Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering,
University of Melbourne
Professor Batterham is devoted to furthering energy research in the University and is deeply involved with the Melbourne Energy Institute. He brings considerable expertise and experience to the School, building on his long and very distinguished career in industry and government. He is past President of the Academy of Technology and Engineering (2007-2012), former Chief Scientist of Australia (1999-2005), past President of the Institution of Chemical Engineers and named several times in Engineers Australia’s list of the 100 Most Influential Engineers. He has twice chaired the International Mineral Processing Congress, Chairs the selection panels for both the Australia India Strategic Research Fund and the Australia China Strategic Research Fund and chaired the International Energy Agency Expert Group on Science for Energy.