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Soil expert Iain Young appointed as Dean of Science


5 April 2018

Prof. Young has accepted Sydney's offer to become the next Dean

Biophysicist Professor Iain Young led major research groups in Scotland before taking a leadership role at the University of New England, followed by his appointment heading Sydney's School of Life and Environmental Sciences.

The inaugural head of the University's School of Life and Environmental Sciences (SOLES), commencing in 2016, Professor Young is a biophysicist who works at the interface of physics and biology, using soil as a model system to examine functionality in complex porous media over space and time.

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