Professor Margaret Sheil AO
Australian Space Agency Advisory Board member

State: Queensland

Current positions:

  • Vice-Chancellor and President, Queensland University of Technology (QUT)
  • Member, CSIRO Science Industry Endowment Fund.


  • Former positions: Director, Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation, Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Research Council, senior roles at QUT, Melbourne University, and the University of Wollongong
  • Awarded an Officer of the Order of Australia in 2017 for distinguished service to science and higher education.


  • PhD in Chemistry, UNSW
  • Bachelor of Science, UNSW.