Staff Profile

Dr Suzie Newman
Head – International Development
International Development & Aid

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Dr Suzie Newman


PhD, Plant Science (Postharvest), Massey University, New Zealand
BHortSci (Hons), Massey University, New Zealand


Leads Plant & Food Research’s International Development Unit. This Unit was established in 2017 with a portfolio of horticultural and marine sector projects in Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar, India, Kenya, the Caribbean and the Pacific.


2017-2020 Adjunct Senior Lecturer, University of Adelaide, Australia
2014-2017 Senior Research Fellow, University of Adelaide, Australia
2010-2014 Conjoint Senior Lecturer, University of Newcastle, Australia
2002-2014 Research Horticulturist (International Development), NSW Department of Primary Industries, Australia
1998-2002 Research Horticulturist (Temperate Fruits), NSW Department of Primary Industries, Australia

Honours & Awards

2016 Vietnam Women's Union Award
2012 Minsitry of Agriculture and Rural Development Medal, Vietnam
1991 Massey Scholar