63 Notable alumni of
Deakin University

Deakin University is 885th in the world, 16th in Oceania, and 12th in Australia by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 63 notable alumni from Deakin University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Rodger Corser

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    Rodger Corser
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Rodger Corser is an Australian actor. He is best known for his portrayals of Detective Senior Sergeant Steve Owen in the Nine Network crime mini-series Underbelly, based on the Melbourne gangland killings, Senior Sergeant Lawson Blake in the Network Ten police drama series Rush, and as Dr. Hugh Knight in The Nine Network series Doctor Doctor. He was part of the main cast of Glitch in the role of John Doe/William Blackburn.

  2. David Hurley

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    David Hurley
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    General David John Hurley, AC, DSC, FTSE is an Australian former senior officer in the Australian Army who is the 27th Governor-General of Australia, in office since 1 July 2019. He was previously the 38th Governor of New South Wales, serving from 2014 to 2019.

  3. Peter Handscomb

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    Peter Handscomb
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1991-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    cricketer
    Biography

    Peter Stephen Patrick Handscomb is an Australian cricketer who is the current captain for Victoria and Middlesex.

  4. Leigh Sales

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    Leigh Sales
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    journalisttelevision presenter
    Biography

    Leigh Peta Sales is an Australian journalist and author. She is the host of the Australian television channel ABC's news and current affairs program 7.30. In 2019, she was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia for her services to broadcast journalism.

  5. Chloe Shorten

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    Chloe Shorten
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1971-.. (age 50)
    Biography

    Clothilde Edwina Louise Shorten is an Australian corporate affairs specialist and the spouse of former Leader of the Opposition Bill Shorten.

  6. Dave Sharma

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    Dave Sharma
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1975-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    diplomatpolitician
    Biography

    Devanand Noel "Dave" Sharma is an Australian politician and former public servant and diplomat. He is a member of the Liberal Party and was elected to the House of Representatives at the 2019 federal election, representing the New South Wales seat of Wentworth. He previously served as head of the International Division of the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet (2010–2012) and as Ambassador to Israel (2013–2017). His appointment to the latter post, at the age of 37, made him one of Australia's youngest ambassadors and the second Australian ambassador of Indian heritage.

  7. Nazeem Hussain

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    Nazeem Hussain
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    social workeractorlawyer
    Biography

    Nazeem Hussain is an Australian comedian, actor, television and radio presenter. He is best known as creator and star of two television comedy shows, Legally Brown (2013-14) and Orange Is the New Brown (2018). His Netflix special Nazeem Hussain: Public Frenemy began streaming worldwide in 2019.

  8. Livinia Nixon

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    Livinia Nixon
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1975-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Livinia Helen Nixon is an Australian television presenter and actress.

  9. Jimmy Bartel

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    Jimmy Bartel
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1983-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    Australian rules football player
    Biography

    James Ross Bartel is a former Australian rules footballer who played for the Geelong Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL). A utility, 1.87 m (6 ft 1+1⁄2 in) tall and weighing 89 kilograms (196 lb), Bartel was able to contribute as a midfielder, forward, or defender.

  10. Michael Klinger

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    Michael Klinger
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    cricketer
    Biography

    Michael Klinger is an Australian former first-class cricketer, who held the record for the most runs scored in the Big Bash League when he retired in 2019.

  11. Bridget McKenzie

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    Bridget McKenzie
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1969-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    politicianeducatorlecturer
    Biography

    Bridget McKenzie is an Australian politician. She is a member of the National Party and has been a Senator for Victoria since 2011. She has held ministerial office in the Turnbull and Morrison Governments, also serving as the party's Senate leader since 2019.

  12. Mandawuy Yunupingu

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    Mandawuy Yunupingu
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1956-2013 (aged 57)
    Occupations
    songwritersingerguitarist
    Biography

    Mandawuy Djarrtjuntjun Yunupingu, AC (17 September 1956 – 2 June 2013), was an Aboriginal Australian musician and educator.

  13. Andy Griffiths

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    Andy Griffiths
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    writerchildren's writer
    Biography

    Andrew Noel Griffiths is an Australian children's book author and comedy writer. He is most notable for his Just! series, which was adapted into an animated television series called What's with Andy?, his novel The Day My Bum Went Psycho, which was also adapted into a television series, and the Treehouse series, which has been adapted into several stage plays. Previously a vocalist with alternative rock bands Gothic Farmyard and Ivory Coast, in 1992 he turned to writing. He is well known for working with Terry Denton. Griffiths is noted as a supporter of children against what he views as "cotton wool" childhoods, and, along with Denton, was a noted supporter of the September 2019 climate strikes.

  14. Stella Young

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    Stella Young
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1982-2014 (aged 32)
    Occupations
    journalistdisability rights activist
    Biography

    Stella Jane Young was an Australian comedian, journalist and disability rights activist.

  15. John Brumby

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    John Brumby
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    politicianteachertrade unionist
    Biography

    John Mansfield Brumby is the current Chancellor of La Trobe University and former Victorian Labor Party politician who was Premier of Victoria from 2007 to 2010. He became leader of the Victorian Labor Party and premier after the resignation of Steve Bracks. He also served as the Minister for Veterans' Affairs and the Minister for Multicultural Affairs. He contested his first election as premier at the November 2010 Victorian state election. His government was defeated by the Liberal/National Coalition led by Ted Baillieu. Brumby resigned as Labor leader after the election, on 30 November, to be replaced by Daniel Andrews. Within weeks of this leadership change, Brumby left parliament, with a Broadmeadows by-election taking place on 19 February 2011.

  16. Denis Napthine

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    Denis Napthine
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1952-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    politicianveterinarian
    Biography

    Denis Vincent Napthine is a former Australian politician who was the 47th Premier of Victoria. Napthine was a Liberal Party member of the Victorian Legislative Assembly, representing the electoral district of Portland from 1988 to 2002 and South-West Coast from 2002 to 2015. He was elected leader of the Parliamentary Liberal Party on 6 March 2013 following the resignation of Ted Baillieu and was sworn in as premier on the same day. His party lost the Victorian state election on 29 November 2014 and he announced he would step down as leader of the Parliamentary Liberal Party, with Matthew Guy being elected his successor on 4 December.

  17. Adem Somyürek

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    Adem Somyürek
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1967-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Adem Kubilay Somyurek is an Australian politician. He has served as a member of the Victorian Legislative Council representing South Eastern Metropolitan Region since 2002.

  18. Michael Sukkar

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    Michael Sukkar
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Enrolled in Deakin University
    Graduated with Bachelor of Commerce
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Michael Sven Sukkar is an Australian politician who is the Assistant Treasurer and Minister for Housing. He has been a member of the House of Representatives since September 2013, representing the Division of Deakin in Victoria for the Liberal Party.

  19. Ben Graham

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    Ben Graham
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    Australian rules football playerAmerican football player
    Biography

    Benjamin James Graham is a former professional Australian rules footballer turned professional American football punter of the National Football League, and is current Strategic Operations Manager of the Western Bulldogs.

  20. Campbell Brown

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    Campbell Brown
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1983-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    Australian rules football player
    Biography

    Campbell Brown is an Australian rules footballer who played for the Hawthorn Football Club and the Gold Coast Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL) and the current captain of the Australian national Kabaddi team. He is leading the side at the 2016 Kabaddi World Cup (Standard style). He was a member of Hawthorn's 2008 AFL Grand Final premiership winning team, but his career was abruptly ended when he was fired for an off field incident with a Gold Coast teammate during the 2014 pre-season.

  21. Mark Butler

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    Mark Butler
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    politiciantrade unionist
    Biography

    Mark Christopher Butler is an Australian politician and a member of the Australian Labor Party, representing the electoral division of Hindmarsh in the Australian House of Representatives since 2019, and previously the division of Port Adelaide from 2007 to 2019.

  22. Bianca Chatfield

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    Bianca Chatfield
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    netballer
    Biography

    Bianca Lee Chatfield is a former Australian netball player. She played in the positions of GK, and GD. In 2001, she was selected for the Australian team as an 18-year-old, one of the youngest ever netballers to play for her country. She is a Commonwealth Games Gold and Silver Medalist, World Champion and played over 240 games for the Melbourne Phoenix and Melbourne Vixens, captaining the latter for several years and winning six premierships - four with the Phoenix and two with the Vixens.

  23. Andreas Schleicher

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    Andreas Schleicher
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Enrolled in Deakin University
    In 1992 graduated with Master of Science in mathematics
    Occupations
    professordiplomatstatistician
    Biography

    Andreas Schleicher is a German-born mathematician, statistician and researcher in the field of education. He is the Division Head and coordinator of the OECD Programme for International Student Assessment (PIS) and the OECD Indicators of Education Systems programme (INES).

  24. Peter Gutwein

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    Peter Gutwein
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    politicianfinancial adviser
    Biography

    Peter Carl Gutwein is an Australian politician who has served as the 46th Premier of Tasmania since January 2020. He has been a Liberal Party member of the Tasmanian House of Assembly since 2002, representing the electorate of Bass. He succeeded Will Hodgman as leader of the Liberal Party and Tasmanian Premier on 20 January 2020.

  25. Duncan Lewis

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    Duncan Lewis
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    diplomatsoldiercivil servant
    Biography

    Major General Duncan Edward Lewis AO, DSC, CSC is an Australian military officer, diplomat and intelligence chief. From 2014 to 2019, he was the Director-General of Security of the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (ASIO). Prior to that appointment, he held the post of Australian Ambassador to the Kingdom of Belgium, the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, the European Union and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. He is a retired Australian Army officer, and formerly Special Operations Commander Australia (2002–2004), National Security Adviser, and Secretary of the Department of Defence.

  26. Brad Sewell

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    Brad Sewell
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    Australian rules football player
    Biography

    Brad Sewell is a former Australian rules footballer who played for the Hawthorn Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL).

  27. Margaret Wertheim

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    Margaret Wertheim
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    physicistauthorwriter
    Biography

    Margaret Wertheim is an Australian-born science writer, curator, and artist based in the United States. She is the author of books on the cultural history of physics, and has written about science, including for the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Guardian, Aeon and Cabinet. Wertheim and her twin sister, Christine Wertheim, are co-founders of the Institute For Figuring (IFF), a Los Angeles-based non-profit organization though which they create projects at the intersection of art, science and mathematics. Their IFF projects include their Crochet Coral Reef, which has been shown at the 2019 Venice Biennale, Hayward Gallery (London), Museum of Arts and Design (NYC), and the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History. For her work with public science engagement, Wertheim won the 2016 Klopsteg Memorial Award from the American Association of Physics Teachers and Australia's Scientia Medal (2017).

  28. Damien Broderick

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    Damien Broderick
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1944-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    novelistwriterscience fiction writer
    Biography

    Damien Francis Broderick is an Australian science fiction and popular science writer and editor of some 74 books. His science fiction novel The Dreaming Dragons (1980) introduced the trope of the generation time machine, his The Judas Mandala (1982) contains the first appearance of the term "virtual reality" in science fiction, and his 1997 popular science book The Spike was the first to investigate the technological singularity in detail.

  29. Gus Gilmore

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    Gus Gilmore
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1962-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Major General Peter Warwick "Gus" Gilmore, AO, DSC is a retired senior officer of the Australian Army. A graduate of the Royal Military College, Duntroon, he was commissioned into the Royal Australian Infantry Corps in 1983 and spent much of his career in special forces. He commanded the Special Air Service Regiment (2001–02), led the first contingent of the Australian Special Operations Task Group in Afghanistan (2001–02), was responsible for the Coalition Advisory Support Team in Iraq (2005–06), and commanded International Security Assistance Force Special Operations Forces (2009–10). Following promotion to major general he held a succession of senior appointments, including Special Operations Commander Australia (2011–13), Deputy Chief of Army (2013–15), and Commander Forces Command (2015–16). His final appointment was as Head Military Strategic Commitments Division from 2016 to 2019.

  30. Julian Hill

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    Julian Hill
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    politiciancivil servant
    Biography

    Julian Christopher Hill is an Australian politician who is the Member of Parliament for Bruce in the House of Representatives, representing the south-eastern suburbs of Melbourne. A member of the Australian Labor Party (ALP), he succeeded Alan Griffin at the 2016 federal election.

  31. Deborah O'Neill

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    Deborah O'Neill
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    politicianlecturerteacher
    Biography

    Deborah Mary O'Neill is an Australian politician who has been a Senator for New South Wales since 2013. She is a member of the Australian Labor Party and formerly represented the seat of Robertson as a member of the House of Representatives from 2010 to 2013.

  32. Carmen Marton

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    Carmen Marton
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    taekwondo athlete
    Biography

    Carmen Marton is a taekwondo athlete from Australia. She is Australia's first ever world taekwondo champion.

  33. Mark Kelly

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    Mark Kelly
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1956-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    military personnel
    Biography

    Major General Mark Andrew Kelly, AO, DSC is a former senior officer in the Australian Army. He served as Commander Joint Task Force 633 commanding all Australian Forces in the Middle East Area of Operations and Afghanistan from 12 January 2009 until 14 January 2010, and as Land Commander Australia from July 2005 to December 2008. He was appointed as the Repatriation Commissioner on 1 July 2010 and served in that role until 30 June 2019.

  34. Chris Barrie

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    Chris Barrie
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1945-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    military personnel
    Biography

    Admiral Christopher Alexander Barrie, is a retired senior officer of the Royal Australian Navy, who served as Chief of the Defence Force from 4 July 1998 to 3 July 2002.

  35. Paul Symon

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    Paul Symon
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1960-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Major General Paul Bruce Symon, is the Director-General of the Australian Secret Intelligence Service since 18 December 2017. A retired senior Australian Army officer, Symon served as Director of the Defence Intelligence Organisation from 2011 to 2014 and as Deputy Chief of Army from 2009 to 2011.

  36. Matt Stevic

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    Matt Stevic
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1979-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    Australian rules football umpire
    Biography

    Matt Stevic is an Australian rules football field umpire in the Australian Football League (AFL). He has umpired 400 career games in the AFL, including eight grand finals.

  37. Stuart Mayer

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    Stuart Mayer
    Years
    20th Century
    Occupations
    military personnel
    Biography

    Vice Admiral Stuart Campbell Mayer, AO, CSC & Bar is a senior officer in the Royal Australian Navy. He commanded the International Stabilisation Force in Timor-Leste from 2009 to 2010, was Commander Australian Fleet from 2014 to 2018, and served as Head Force Design within the Vice Chief of Defence Force Group from 2018 to 2019. He assumed his current appointment as Deputy Commander United Nations Command, based in South Korea, in July 2019.

  38. Kamila Andini

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    Kamila Andini
    Born in
    Indonesia Flag Indonesia
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    film director
    Biography

    Kamila Andini is an Indonesian film director known for her critically acclaimed debut The Mirror Never Lies.

  39. Lynne Kelly

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    Lynne Kelly
    Years
    1951-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    science writer
    Biography

    Lynne Kelly is an Australian writer, researcher and science educator. Her academic work focuses mainly on the study of primary orality, as well as the mnemonic devices used by ancient and modern oral cultures from around the world. She proposes a theory on the purpose of the Stonehenge megalithic, which she believes served as a centre for the transmission of knowledge among Neolithic Britons.

  40. Phillip Aspinall

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    Phillip Aspinall
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1959-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    priest
    Biography

    Phillip John Aspinall is an Australian Anglican bishop. He has been the archbishop of the Anglican Diocese of Brisbane since February 2002 and was also the Primate of the Anglican Church of Australia from July 2004 until he stood down on 4 July 2014.

  41. Daniel McDaniel

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    Daniel McDaniel
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Major General Daniel Francis McDaniel, DSC, AM, DSM is a senior officer in the Australian Army. He served as the acting Special Operations Commander Australia from September 2013 to December 2014, after Major General Gus Gilmore was reassigned. Since January 2019, he has been seconded to the United States Army Pacific and serving as Deputy Commanding General – North.

  42. John Caligari

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    John Caligari
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1960-.. (age 61)
    Biography

    Lieutenant General John Graham Caligari, AO, DSC is a retired senior officer of the Australian Army. He served as Chief Capability Development Group from October 2014 until his retirement in August 2015.

  43. Justin Field

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    Justin Field
    Occupations
    military officerpolitician
    Biography

    Captain Justin Robert Field, MLC, is an Australian politician. He has been a member of the New South Wales Legislative Council since 24 August 2016, when he filled a casual vacancy caused by the death of Greens MLC John Kaye. Before entering parliament, Field campaigned for the Lock the Gate Alliance and the Nature Conservation Council, and formerly worked as a military intelligence officer. In April 2019, Field left the Greens to sit as an independent in the Legislative Council, citing problems with internal division and "hyper-partisanship" as reasons for quitting the party.

  44. Raff Ciccone

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    Raff Ciccone
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1983-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    politiciantrade unionist
    Biography

    Raffaele "Raff" Ciccone is an Australian politician who is a Senator for Victoria, representing the Australian Labor Party. He was appointed to the Senate on 6 March 2019 following the resignation of Jacinta Collins.

  45. Faizul Latif Chowdhury

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    Faizul Latif Chowdhury
    Born in
    Bangladesh Flag Bangladesh
    Years
    1959-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    economisttranslator
    Biography

    Faizul Latif Chowdhury is a civil servant from Bangladesh, who currently serves as the Director General of Bangladesh National Museum. Chowdhury has written on a variety of academic topics, including corruption in public administration, tax policy, economics of tax evasion and tax avoidance, smuggling, and international trade policy. He is also a translator of Bengali poetry, and has researched the modern poet Jibanananda Das. Currently he works at Independent University Bangladesh as adjunct professor business.

  46. Rowena Webster

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    Rowena Webster
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1987-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    water polo player
    Biography

    Rowena Evelyn Webster, known as Rowie Webster, is an Australian water polo centre back and a two-time Olympian. She is one of three Australian players to play more than 300 international games for Australia. She attended Korowa Anglican Girls' School and Arizona State University and completed a Bachelor of Physical Education in Secondary Teaching. As youngster, she played Australian rules football after being heavily influenced by her older brother, James and was involved with surf lifesaving at a national level. She started playing water polo as a twelve-year-old. She has played for the Richmond Tigers, the Victorian State team, Arizona State University and professional sides in Greece and Russia. She has represented Australia as a member of Australia women's national water polo team on both the junior and senior level. Webster is a London Olympic bronze medalist, Junior World Champion, and has been rated in the top 3 players in the world two years in a row (2013, 2014). Rowie Webster is the current Australian Women's Water Polo Captain.

  47. Briony Cole

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    Briony Cole
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1983-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    swimmercompetitive diver
    Biography

    Briony Christine "Bree" Cole is a retired Australian diver who won a gold medal at the 2006 Commonwealth Games, silver and bronze medals at the 2007 World Championships and a silver medal at the Beijing 2008 Olympics, and a bronze medal at the 2010 Commonwealth Games.

  48. Benito T. de Leon

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    Benito T. de Leon
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1960-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Benito Antonio Templo de León is a retired military officer of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP). While a Roman Catholic, he was conferred the rare Muslim-Maranao honorary title of Sultan a Romapunut for his peace efforts. De León held the Army rank of Major General and was the commander of the Philippine Army 5th Infantry Division until his designation as Inspector General of the Armed Forces of the Philippines. He retired in 2016 after reaching the mandatory retirement age of 56.

  49. Kate Moloney

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    Kate Moloney
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1993-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    netballer
    Biography

    Kate Moloney is an Australian netballer who plays for the Melbourne Vixens in the Suncorp Super Netball league. As of April 2017, she is the captain of the Vixens. Moloney made her domestic league netball debut for the Vixens in 2013 and was appointed captain of the team four years later. She made her debut for the Australia national netball team in 2017 and has represented her country on ten occasions, going on to be selected in the Australian Diamonds squad for the 2018/19 international season.

  50. Silvio Cesare

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    Silvio Cesare
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1976-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    computer scientist
    Biography

    Silvio Cesare is an Australian security researcher known for his multiple articles in phrack, talks at numerous security conferences including Defcon and Black Hat Briefings. Silvio is also a former member of w00w00. He is credited with the publication of the first ELF virus for UNIX-like operating systems. His security research includes an IDS evasion bug in the widely deployed Snort software. Silvio holds a PhD in Computer Science from Deakin University and is the co-founder of the security conference BSides Canberra. He earned his Master of Informatics and Bachelor of Information Technology from CQUniversity Australia. He currently operates the Canberra based training and consulting provider InfoSect.

  51. Rachael Robertson

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    Rachael Robertson
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1969-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    motivational speakerbusinessperson
    Biography

    Rachael Robertson is an Australian author and keynote speaker. She is best known as an authority on leading in extreme environments. Robertson is a former Antarctic Expedition Leader, who lead the 58th Australian National Antarctic Research Expedition to Davis Station in 2005. Her current work of speaking, writing and mentoring is based around the leadership lessons she learned in what she terms as"the world's most extreme workplace".

  52. Steve Gilmore

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    Steve Gilmore
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    military personnel
    Biography

    Rear Admiral Stephen Richard Gilmore, AM, CSC is a retired senior officer of the Royal Australian Navy. He served as Commander Australian Fleet from October 2009 until December 2011, and as the Head Australian Defence Staff (Washington) and Australian Defence Attaché at the Embassy of Australia, Washington, D.C. from January 2014 until his retirement in 2017.

  53. Tan Loke Mun

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    Tan Loke Mun
    Born in
    Malaysia Flag Malaysia
    Years
    1965-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    architect
    Biography

    Dr. Tan Loke Mun is the founding Director of ArchiCentre Sdn. Bhd, DTLM Design Group and principal of DrTanLM Architect, architectural design studios in Subang Jaya, Malaysia. He is best known for having designed the first Green Building Index Platinum rated house in Malaysia, the S11 House.

  54. Jack Swift

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    Jack Swift
    Years
    1985-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    athletics competitor
    Biography

    Jack Swift is an Australian athletics competitor and paratriathlete. He was selected to represent Australia at the 2012 Summer Paralympics in athletics in the 400m and 4 × 100 m events.

  55. Nina Springle

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    Nina Springle
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Nina Meredith Springle is an Australian politician. She was a Greens member of the Victorian Legislative Council, having represented South Eastern Metropolitan Region from 2014 to 2018.

  56. Louise Hand

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    Louise Hand
    Years
    20th Century
    Occupations
    politiciandiplomat
    Biography

    Louise Helen Hand is an Australian diplomat and is a senior career officer with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

  57. Roger Noble

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    Roger Noble
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1965-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    military personnel
    Biography

    Major General Roger John Noble, AO, DSC, CSC is a senior officer in the Australian Army. He joined the army via the Australian Defence Force Academy in 1984 and was commissioned into the Royal Australian Armoured Corps. He has commanded the 2nd Cavalry Regiment (c. 2004–05), Al Muthanna Task Group (2005) and the 3rd Brigade (2013–15), and has deployed six times on operations to East Timor, Afghanistan and Iraq. He was seconded to the United States Army in 2016 and served as Deputy Coalition Land Force Commander, Iraq, as part of Operation Inherent Resolve, and subsequently as Deputy Commanding General – North in the United States Army Pacific (2017–19). He assumed his current appointment as Head Military Strategic Commitments in 2019.

  58. Michael Gidley

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    Michael Gidley
    Years
    1976-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    politicianaccountant
    Biography

    Michael Xavier Charles Gidley is an Australian politician, and was the Liberal member for Mount Waverley in the Victorian Legislative Assembly from 2010 to 2018.

  59. Kate Doughty

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    Kate Doughty
    Years
    1983-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    triathletepsychologist
    Biography

    Kate Næss is an Australian paraequestrian and paratriathlete. She won a bronze medal at the 2015 World Triathlon Grand Final. She represented Australia at the 2016 Rio Paralympics when paratriathlon made its debut at the Paralympics.

  60. John Hyde

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    John Hyde
    Born in
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    Years
    1957-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    John Norman Hyde was the member in the Western Australian Legislative Assembly for the Electoral district of Perth.

  61. James Pearson

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    James Pearson
    Occupations
    business executive
    Biography

    James Pearson is a former diplomat and business advocate who is the former Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Australia’s largest business advocacy network.

  62. Timoci Natuva

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    Timoci Natuva
    Years
    1957-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Colonel Timoci Lesikivatukoula Natuva is a former Fijian politician and Member of the Parliament of Fiji. He has previously served as Minister for Immigration, National Security and Defence.

  63. Daniel Zavattiero

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    Daniel Zavattiero
    Occupations
    businessperson
    Biography

    Daniel Zavattiero is an Australian advocate representing the interests of the nation's uranium mining sector. He is a career mining and metals marketing professional who represents the uranium mining portfolio for the Minerals Council of Australia.