Professor Tamara Davis awarded Order of Australia

8 Jun 2020

SMP is proud to announce that Professor Tamara Davis has received the award of appointment as a Member (AM) of the Order of Australia (General Division). This prestigious honour was announced and published on The Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia's website,, in the Queen's Birthday 2020 Honours List on 8 June 2020.

The Order of Australia recognises Australians who have demonstrated outstanding service or exceptional achievement, with Individuals being appointed a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) for service in a particular locality or field of activity or to a particular group.

Tamara was recognised "For significant service to astrophysical science, to education, and to young astronomers."

Professor Davis is one of 4 UQ Science staff who received this honour.