Following his retirement, Tim was appointed an Adjunct Research Fellow at the CRE for 3 years from 22 February 2008 and this has now been thrice extended to 7 March 2020. He has dedicated a substantial amount of time to assisting postgraduate engineering students with finalising their theses, and helped both students and staff prepare technical publications, grant submissions and consultancy proposals. He was awarded an Honorary Master of Engineering degree by CQUniversity in 2011. Tim also works as a Volunteer in Policing, assisting the Rockhampton District Crime Prevention Unit with projects aimed at reducing crime in the local community, and is Treasurer of CQ Diabetes Group, a non-profit charity and support group raising diabetes awareness in the Central Queensland community.
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Fellow of the Permanent Way Institution, Queensland Division