An honorary degree is the highest honour conferred by the University. It was awarded without the need for completion of the usual requirements of the degree – honoris causa is 'for the sake of the honour' in Latin.
The Doctor of Science (Honoris Causa) is awarded to individuals who have made significant contributions to their field and to society.
Professor David Hill AO
Professor Doreen Rosenthal AO
Professor Margot Prior AO
Professor Leon Mann