Assoc. Prof. Paul Young awarded 2008 David White Excellence in Teaching Award
A/Professor Paul Young, Head of the Molecular Virology Unit in SMMS has been awarded the 2008 David White Excellence in Teaching Award. This award is given by the Australian Society for Microbiology in recognition of excellence in the teaching of, and/or innovation in the teaching of microbiology in Australia. The award, consisting of a bronze plaque plus $1,000 was presented to Paul on the 6th July at the opening ceremony of the ASM Annual Scientific Meeting held in Melbourne. A/Professor Young will be invited to conduct a workshop on some aspect of teaching of microbiology at the Annual Scientific Meeting next year.