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Prof. Leslie D Field AM

Professor Field joined the Victor Chang Institute Board in 2009. He was appointed to his current position as Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) at the University of NSW in 2005. His main areas of research are organometallic chemistry, catalysis and NMR spectroscopy. He is the author of more than 200 scientific papers and 4 text books. He is the recipient of the Rennie Medal (1983); The Edgeworth David Medal (1986); The Organic Chemistry Medal (1992); the Centenary of Federation Medal (2003) and the RACI Leighton Medal (2010).  He was elected as a Fellow of the Australia Academy of Science in 1996 and appointed as a Member of the Order of Australia in 2011 for his services to Chemistry and to Higher Education. 

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