Australian People Famous Educators from Australia

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List of notable or famous educators from Australia, with bios and photos, including the top educators born in Australia and even some popular educators who immigrated to Australia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Australian educators then this list is the perfect resource for you. These educators are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known educator from Australia is included when available.

This list below has a variety of people in it, from Silma Ihram to Paul Davies.

This historic educators from Australia list can help answer the questions "Who are some Australian educators of note?" and "Who are the most famous educators from Australia?" These prominent educators of Australia may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Australian educators.

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Dorothy Auchterlonie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Educators from Australia
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Dorothy Auchterlonie AO was an English-born Australian academic, literary critic and poet. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 76 (1915-1991)

Birthplace: Sunderland, United Kingdom

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Drew Hutton is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Educators from Australia
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Peter Drew Hutton is an activist, academic, campaigner and past political candidate for the Queensland Greens in elections in Queensland, Australia at all three levels of government. Hutton has been a social activist all his adult life. "Since 1984 I have been part of the process that has moved green politics from the margins to the mainstream of Australian political life. Along the way I have been privileged to represent the Party as a spokesperson and as a candidate. The Greens are now poised to enter that mainstream as a powerful force, representing the hopes and aspirations of many, many Australians." While working as a high school teacher and then a college lecturer from the 1960s to ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 71

Birthplace: Chinchilla, Australia

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Elsdon Storey is an Australian neurologist, former Rhodes Scholar & Professor of Neurology at Monash University. His clinical and research interests are in neurogenetics and behavioural neurology. After clinical neurology training in Oxford and Melbourne, and research training at Oxford, Massachusetts General Hospital and with Colin Masters at Melbourne University, Elsdon Storey was appointed as the first Van Cleef Roet Professor of Neuroscience at Monash in 1996. He is also Head of the Alfred Neurology Unit. He is on the Council of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Neurologists as Neurology Co-Editor of their official Journal, and the Boards of the Brain Foundation, ...more on Wikipedia

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Faye Marles is an Australian Educator. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 92

Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia

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