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Program Director, Australia Telescope National Facility Science, CSIRO

Phil Edwards is the Program Director for Australia Telescope National Facility Science for CSIRO Space & Astronomy. He did his PhD searching for ultra-high-energy gamma-ray in the Astrophysics group at the University of Adelaide, before moving to the other end of the electromagnetic spectrum and becoming a radio-astronomer.


  • 2017–2021
    Program Director, ATNF Science, CSIRO
  • 2009–2017
    Head of Science Operations, ATNF, CSIRO
  • 2006–2009
    Officer-in-Charge, Narrabri Observatory, CSIRO
  • 1999–2006
    Associate Professor, JAXA