By Curtin University

Congratulations to Professor Steven Tingay, whose work in helping to establish and design the Curtin Institute of Radio Astronomy (CIRA) and Murchison Widefield Array has seen him awarded the title of John Curtin Distinguished Professor.

“Over the last decade, CIRA has built the highest possible excellence in research for Australia assessment, of well above world standard in astronomical and space sciences.”

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About John Curtin Distinguished Professors

The title of John Curtin Distinguished Professor is Curtin’s highest honour for academic staff. It recognises nationally and internationally renowned researchers who have demonstrated exceptional skills in teaching or research, or scholarly, creative and artistic achievements.