ANU Honorary Doctorate
Emeritus Professor Ian Donaldson
Former Head of the Humanities Research Centre
On the 13th July, Emeritus Professor Ian Donaldson, former head of the HRC, was awarded an honorary ANU doctorate (Doctor of the University, honoris causa) for his distinguished career in the humanities and the arts, especially as a scholar in English literature. A reception was held at the HRC to celebrate Ian's key role in its establishment of the Centre.
Prior to the conferring of his award, both Vice-Chancellor Brian Schmidt and Em. Prof. Donaldson delivered speeches for the occasion. Audio recordings are available here, via our Soundcloud.