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Greg Hunt

Greg Hunt graduated from Melbourne University with First Class Honours in Law, and subsequently won a Fulbright Scholarship to complete a Masters of International Relations at Yale University. After university, Mr Hunt worked with Mallesons Stephen Jacques before becoming Associate to the Chief Justice of the Federal Court. Between 1994 and 1998, he was senior adviser to then opposition Leader and Minister for Foreign Affairs, Alexander Downer. He subsequently headed Australia's electoral mission to Cambodia in 1998. Mr Hunt was elected as the Federal Member for Flinders in 2001 and has completed four 500km walks around his electorate, in 2004, 2007, 2011 and 2015, to raise funds for Juvenile Diabetes and Autism Spectrum Disorder. Mr Hunt was Minister for the Environment from September 2013 to July 2016 in the Abbott and Turnbull Government. He served as Minister for Health from January 2017 to August 2018 following criticism of the leadership of Malcolm Turnbull and an attempted leadership spill, and was re-appointed as Health Minister in the Morrison Government.
Bio last updated 28 Aug 2018

Positions - Current

PositionCompanyYearCompany's current rankWA staff
Minister for Health
Parliament of Australia
Parliament of Australia
2017
Member for Flinders, VIC
Parliament of Australia
Parliament of Australia
2001
Member
Liberal Party of Australia
Liberal Party of Australia

Positions - Previous

PositionCompanyYearCompany's current rankWA staff
Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science
Parliament of Australia
Parliament of Australia
2016 - 2017
Minister for Sport
Parliament of Australia
Parliament of Australia
2017 - 2017
Minister for the Environment
Parliament of Australia
Parliament of Australia
2013 - 2016
Acting Minister for Cities and the Built Environment
Parliament of Australia
Parliament of Australia
2015 - 2016
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for the Environment and Heritage
Parliament of Australia
Parliament of Australia
2004 - 2007
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Foreign Affairs
Parliament of Australia
Parliament of Australia
2007 - 2007

Roles

2017
Minister for Health
2001
Member for Flinders, VIC
Year started and most recent title

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