Kingham Hill School alumnus begins coveted professorship at top US University
Kingham Hill alumnus Professor Joss Bland-Hawthorn, who attended the school from 1970 – 1977, has begun a three month long Visiting Miller Professorship at the prestigious University of California Berkeley.
Joss, a highly regarded Physics and Astronomy Professor, will be living at the university and working with leading theoretical astrophysicist C F McKee researching astronomical instrumentation.
The widely contested Professorship is usually awarded to those working in America and Europe, and Joss is only the sixth Australian to receive it. Only six Professorships are awarded each year across all subjects highlighting Joss's phenomenal achievement.Published: January 31 2018