Honorary Fellow (HonFIEAust)

Recognition of eminent engineers who have exhibited unmatched dedication to their engineering or scientific disciplines.


2016 Honorary Fellows

  • Dr Alan Finkel AO HonFIEAust
  • Prof John Argue AO HonFIEAust CPEng NER
  • Mr Richard Barton HonFIEAust
  • Ms Leeanne Bond HonFIEAust
  • Dr Bronwyn Evans HonFIEAust CPEng EngExec
  • Prof Geoff Lilliss HonFIEAust CPEng NER
  • Ms Julie McEvoy HonFIEAust CPEng NER
  • Mr Gerry Moriarty AM HonFIEAust CPEng(Ret)
  • Mr Gary Zamel HonFIEAust

2015 Honorary Fellows

  • Professor Rose Amal HonFIEAust
  • Mr Ian Binch HonFIEAust CPEng (Ret)
  • Mr Malcolm Broomhead HonFIEAust CPEng NER
  • Professor Archie Johnston HonFIEAust CPEng EngExec NER APEC Engineer
  • Professor Robin King HonFIEAust CPEng NER
  • Ms Shireane McKinnie HonFIEAust EngExec
  • Professor Veena Sahajwalla HonFIEAust CPENg NER
  • Mr Ian Shepherd HonFIEAust CPENg NER APEC Engineer
  • Mr David Starr HonFIEAust CPENg NER
  • Mr Barry Tonkin OAM HonFIEAust CPENg NER

Honorary Fellow (HonFIEAust)

Eligible recipients are Fellows of The Institution of Engineers Australia or distinguished non-members. They have rendered conspicuous service to the profession of engineering, are eminent in engineering or an allied science, or a distinguished person whom the Board desires to honour, either for having rendered conspicuous service to the Australian people or in recognition of outstanding achievement.

The Board considers nominations annually.

Criteria for Honorary Fellow Nominations

The criteria for this membership grade to be defined as:

  • Contribution to community welfare
  • Contribution to the profession
  • Technical expertise/business

As further expressed by

  • Contribution to the community's welfare through engineering works
  • Contribution to the knowledge-base of the profession through research and development activities
  • Contributions to education through teaching and/or education support
  • Contributions to the community outside of engineering practice
  • Contributions to the profession through professional society activities
  • Contributions to the profession through leadership and management

NOTE:Nominees do not need to pass every area of the above sub-sets, however these are provided as a guide for nominators. Nominators will be asked to address the sub-set areas where relevant to the nominee and their career.

Click here to download a copy of the criteria

Click here to download a copy of the terms and conditions

2014 Honorary Fellows

Download the list of the 2014 Honorary Fellows


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