Honorary Fellowship recognises exceptional achievement, service or contribution to the resources sector. Honorary Fellowship was first conferred in 1962.
This grade of membership may be conferred on any senior and influential professional who has performed notable, active and sustained service to the Institute or made a major contribution to the resources sector.
2022 Honorary Fellowship Recipient
Prof Don McKee has had a profound impact in the resources sector, particularly in education, applied research and commercialisation of research. Don and colleagues established JKTech in 1985 based on a business plan which won an Australian national innovation award. He was Director of the Julius Kruttschnitt Mineral Research Centre from 1990 to 1996, after which he became the Head of Department for UQ’s Department of Mining and Metallurgical Engineering.