Industry, Innovation and Science
The Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) Council is responsible for ensuring the proper and efficient performance of the functions of AIMS and its conduct of research and development to generate and transfer knowledge to support the protection and sustainable use of the marine environment.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    R. Management Board

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Australian Institute of Marine Science Act 1972

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    7

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    Yes

  • Classification

    X. Internal Management

  • Auditor

    ANAO

  • Function Categorization

    Other

  • Creation Date

    1 July 1972

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair The Hon. Penelope Wensley AC 1 January 2015 31 December 2019
Other Dr Paul Hardisty 24 July 2017 23 July 2022
Member Mr. Roy Peterson 11 December 2014 10 December 2019
Member Ms. Anna Matysek 15 June 2017 14 June 2022
Member Prof. Sandra Harding 28 May 2015 27 May 2020
Member Dr. Stephen Morton 16 December 2014 15 December 2019
Member Ms. Jeanette Roberts 21 June 2018 20 June 2023
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