Professor Tam Sridhar AO is the Sir John Monash Distinguished Professor Emeritus at Monash University.
He previously served as Head of Chemical Engineering and as Dean of the Engineering Faculty at the same institution. He was also Academic Vice President for India and China Research Institutes.
He is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering and a Fellow of the Academy of Science.
He was created an Officer in the Order of Australia for services to Higher Education. He has published widely in the areas of reaction engineering and polymer rheology.