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

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Arthur Richard Newton was the dean of the University of California, Berkeley College of Engineering. Newton was educated at the University of Melbourne and received a BE in 1973 and MEng.Sci in 1975. He then went to Berkeley in 1975 to work on SPICE, a program initially developed by Larry Nagel and ...more

Age: Died at 56 (1951-2007)

Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia

Profession: Professor, Computer scientist, Engineer

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Professor Aileen Joy Plant was a leading Australian infectious diseases epidemiologist. She was professor of international health at Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia. Born in the Victorian country town of Warrigal, the fourth of eight children, her parents had a car ...more

Birthplace: Australia

Profession: Professor, Scientist

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Alan Trounson, PhD, is a biologist and President of the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine California's $3 billion stem cell agency. He was previously Professor of Stem Cell Sciences and the Director of the Monash Immunology and Stem Cell Laboratories at Monash University, and retains ...more

Profession: Professor, Researcher, Scientist

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Professor Allan Herbert Miller Fels AO is an Australian economist, lawyer and public servant. He was most widely known in his role as chairman of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission from its inception in 1995 until 30 June 2003. Upon his retirement from the ACCC he became foundation ...more

Birthplace: Perth, Australia

Profession: Public Servant, College Administrator, Professor, Economist, Lawyer

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