Professor Stephen Joseph Awarded AM
for biochar service.
Congratulations to our Keynote Speaker Professor Stephen Joseph who has rightly received a
Member (AM) in the General Division of the Order of Australia (A-L)
This was for significant service to science through research and developments in biochar engineering and renewable energy, and to the community. Service includes: Founding Vice-Chairman, International Biochar Initiative, 2007-2012; Advisory Committee Member, current. Committee Member, Australian and New Zealand Biochar Researchers Network, current. Visiting Professor, School of Material Science and Engineering, University of New South Wales, since 2007. Visiting Professor, Nanjing Agricultural University, current. Visiting Professor, University of New England, current. Visiting Associate Professor, University of Wollongong, current. Founding Director, Foundation for Woodstove Dissemination, (Holland and Kenya), 1980s. Former Senior Manager, Practical Action, (a United Kingdom based charitable organisation). Member, Central Coast Shalom Progressive Jewish Congregation, since 1983. Supporter, Community Aid Abroad, since 1970s. Technical Panel Member, Save the Children, 2000-2006