Professor (Adjunct) Barry Golding AM
The photo is a shaft of light streaming into the 400 year old brick and mud dome of the Meybod iceworks in Iran. Water was frozen outside in shallow ponds in winter and brought inside for use in the extreme summer in the adjacent caravanserai (lodgings on the Silk Road) protected by the 2m thick walls.
Faculty of Education & Arts, Federation University Australia, Ballarat
Patron, Australian Men’s Shed Association & recipient of the ‘Ted Donnelly’ Award, 2013 for outstanding service to the Men’s Shed Movement.
Inaugural Chair, International Men’s Shed Organisation (IMSO)
Past President and past Board member, Adult Learning Australia
Editorial Board Member, Australian Journal of Adult Learning (from 2018-20); 2018-19 Editorial Board Member of Studies in Adult Education and Learning / Andragoška spoznanja.
Past President & Life Member, Great Dividing Trail Association
Member, Community Reference Committee, Reconciliation Action Plan, Hepburn Shire. 2017-20.
The Men’s Shed Movement: The Company of Men, Book. Common Ground Publishing, USA http://www.agingandsociety.com , Published August 2015.