Dr Peter Junk

James Cook University

Peter researches the organometallic chemistry of main group and lanthanoid elements, compounds which have significant applications in catalysis, luminescence and materials science.

Peter completed his PhD at UWA in 1989 and subseuqently worked at AMPOL before returning to an academic career. This included appointments in the US and France before returning to Australia, to a position at James CookUniversity.

In 2007 he became a Professor at Monash University.