Professor Brooker is a Professor of Chemistry at the University of Otago. Her award-winning research in the field of inorganic chemistry has featured on the cover of major international journals 22 times. She is the author or co-author of more than 185 research articles, has delivered 51 lectures at international conferences, and has received several international fellowships. She has mentored a diverse range of doctoral candidates and post-doctorate researchers at Otago. She is a Principal Investigator at the MacDiarmid Institute for Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology. Professor Brooker co-organised the International Symposium on Macrocyclic and Supramolecular Chemistry hosted at the University of Otago.
Professor Sally Brooker, of Dunedin, MNZM, for services to science