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Biographical entry Coffey, Shaun

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Agricultural scientist

Summary

Shaun Coffey is an Agricultural scientist and Professional Director with experience in a range of disciplines from technology and energy to environment, agriculture and health. So far during his career Shaun Coffey has contributed significant Agricultural knowledge to a range of public and private Australian and International Institutions and companies. In 2013 the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) recognized his contributions by making him an honorary fellow of their Animal, Food and Health Sciences division.

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Award - Companion, Royal Society of New Zealand
1979 - 1980
Career position - Master of Halls and Lecturer, Agronomy, Muresk Institute
1980 - 1983
Career position - Lecturer, Agronomy, Orange Agricultural College
1983 - 1985
Career position - Science Communicator, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
1985 - 1990
Career position - Executive Director, Cattlemen's Union
1990 - 1993
Career position - Regional Director, Central Queensland, Department of Primary Industries, Queensland Government
1993 - 1995
Career position - Director, Research and Extension, Department of Primary Industries, Queensland Government
1995 - 1997
Career position - Program Manager, CRC Industry Economics (Meat Quality)
1995 - 1997
Career position - Deputy Director, CRC for the Cattle and Beef Industry (Meat quality)
1996 - 2000
Career position - Sector Coordinator, Meat, Dairy and Agriculture, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
1999 -
Career position - Adjunct Professor, University of Queensland
2000 - 2006
Career position - Foundation Chief, Livestock Industries, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
2001
Award - Silver Medal, International Federation of Agricultural Journalists
2004
Award - Fellow, Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering
2006
Award - Centenary Medal of Agriculture, The University of Melbourne
2006 - 2011
Career position - Director, MacDairmid Institute
2006 - 2013
Chair - Glycosyn Technologies Ltd
2006 - 2013
Career position - Director, Science New Zealand Ltd
2006 - 2013
Career position - Director, Measurement Standards Laboratory of New Zealand Limited
2006 - 2013
Career position - Chief Executive and Chair, Industrial Research Ltd
2007 - 2013
Career position - Director, Quest Reliability NZ Ltd
2008 - 2013
Career position - Director, General Cable Superconductors Ltd
2009 -
Award - Honorary Research Fellow, Engineering and Technology, Massey University
2009 - 2013
Career position - Director, HTS-110 Ltd
2010 -
Career position - Adjunct Professor, Victorian Management School, Victoria University of Wellington
2010
Award - Thomson Medal, Royal Society of New Zealand
2013 -
Chair - Navigator NZ Ltd
2013 -
Chair - Shaun Coffey and Associates
2013 -
Chair - Saved and Safe Ltd
2013 -
Career position - Senior Science and Technical Expert, EU-Indonesian Trade Cooperation Facility
2013 -
Award - Honorary Fellow, Division of Animal, Food and Health Sciences, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

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