ASAP fellow Hugh Dove was recently awarded the MEMBER (AM) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION OF THE ORDER OF AUSTRALIA for significant service to agricultural science as a researcher and editor, and to the study of animal nutrition.
Chief Research Scientist, Plant Industry, 1975-2011.
Honorary Research Fellow, Agriculture, 2011-2015.
Member, Animal Ethics Committee, 1987-1996 and 2001-2011.
Co-editor, recent revisions of the ruminant feeding standards in both the USA and Australia.
President, ACT and Southern NSW, Australian Institute of Agricultural Science and Technology, 2006-2010 and Fellow of the Institute.
Fellow, Australian Society of Animal Production.
Member, State Management Committee, Grassland Society of NSW, 2003-2104.
Nutrition Society of Australia:
Foundation Member, since 1976.
Public Officer, until 2015.
Elected Honorary Member, 2006.
National Secretary, 1987-1990.
Nutrition Society of Australia (Australian Capital Territory Group). Has held positions as Chairman, Honorary Secretary or Honorary Treasurer at various times, 1976-2004.
Member, organising or advisory committees of several international conferences
including the series of International Symposia on Herbivore Nutrition, and for
Australian Society of Animal Production, 1975-2011.
Editor, ‘Grass and Forage Science’, British Grassland Society and the European
Grassland Federation, 2010-2016.
Editorial Board, Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, 1983-2013.
Editorial Board, Open Food Science Journal, 2007-2009.
Co-editor, ‘Sheep Nutrition’, a textbook, CSIRO Publishing and CABI Publishing,
Awards and recognition includes:
Recipient, Research Medal, Nutrition Society of Australia, 2007.