External Representatives

AAL appoints astronomers to a number of external boards and committees. AAL then provides support to these appointees to represent the interests of Australian astronomers nationally and internationally.

GMTO Representatives
Giant Magellan Telescope
A render of the future GMT at night. Credit: GMTO Corporation/M3 Engineering.
Chris Tinney, UNSWGMTO Board
Mark McAuley, AALGMTO Founder
eROSITA Management Committee
The energetic universe as seen with the eROSITA X-ray telescope.
The energetic universe as seen with the eROSITA X-ray telescope. Image credit: Jeremy Sanders, Hermann Brunner and the eSASS team (MPE); Eugene Churazov, Marat Gilfanov (on behalf of IKI).
Vanessa Moss, CSIRO Space and AstronomyScience Lead
Stefania Barsanti, ANU
Ashley Ruiter, UNSW Canberra
Christian Wolf, ANU
MWA Representative
The Murchison Widefield Array (MWA), located in WA. This image depicts Tile 107 in the array. Credit: Natasha Hurley-Walker / MWA Collaboration & Curtin University.
Phil Edwards, CSIROMWA Board
CTA Representative
Cherenkov Telescope Array's Large-Sized Telescope prototype (LST-1). Credit: Tomohiro Inada.
Gavin Rowell, AdelaideCTA Science Lead
Anne Green, University of SydneySupport personnel to the CTA ERIC Board of Governmental Representatives negotiations
Rubin Observatory Representative
Rubin Observatory at sunset, lit by a full moon. Credit: Rubin Observatory/NSF/AURA.
Sarah Brough, UNSWLSST Science Lead
Space Science Leads Committee
NASA’s Wide Field Infrared Survey Telescope (WFIRST) is now named the Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope. Credit: NASA.
Simon Driver, UWAInterim Chair