Prof. Bruce Hebblewhite

Professor of Mining Engineering

University of New South Wales (UNSW)

Professor Bruce Hebblewhite is the Professor of Mining Engineering at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Sydney, Australia. He has over 40 years of international mining experience; having spent 17 years in a full-time consulting role in the Australian mining industry (at ACIRL Ltd), and over 23 years of academia at UNSW, including 12 years as Head of the School of Mining Engineering (2003 – 2014). Bruce retired from this role in 2014 but continues at UNSW in a part-time capacity.

Professor Hebblewhite is also currently the Secretary-General of the international Society of Mining Professors (SOMP), a role he has held since 2012.

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