From the classroom to the Reef: Professor Jell honoured

12 Jul 2021
Prof. John Jell AM
Professor John Jell AM at UQ's St Lucia campus in 2016

The University of Queensland’s Honorary Professor John Jell AM, lauded geologist and reef scientist, has been recognised with a 2021 Queen’s Birthday Honour.

Professor Jell has been made a member in the General Division (AM) for his significant service to environmental science education and geological societies.

To celebrate his achievement, we had a chat with John to learn more about his six decades in research and teaching in the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, his most memorable moments, and what advice he has for current and future science students.

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