John Shine, AOBSc (Hons), PhD, DSc, FAA, FRCPA, FAHMS - (Age 70)Pharmaceutical Industry and Medicine (resident in New South Wales)
Professor John Shine was appointed to the CSL Board in June 2006 and became Chairman in October 2011. He is Professor of Molecular Biology and Professor of Medicine at the University of NSW, and a Director of many scientific research and medical bodies throughout Australia. Professor Shine is President of the Museum of Applied Arts and Science (Powerhouse Museum and Sydney Observatory) and was formerly Executive Director of the Garvan Institute of Medical Research. He was also formerly Chairman of the National Health and Medical Research Council and a Member of the Prime Minister’s Science, Engineering and Innovation Council. In November 2010, Professor Shine was awarded the 2010 Prime Minister’s Prize for Science.Professor Shine is Chairman of the Nomination Committee and a member of the Innovation and Development Committee.