Australian People

Famous Professors from Australia

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.

With people ranging from Geoffrey Blainey to Fiona Stanley, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

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

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  • Dec. at 55 (1951-2007)
    • Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia
    • Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
    • Birthplace: Australia
    • Birthplace: Kalgoorlie, Australia
    • Birthplace: Missoula, Montana
    • Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
  • Dec. at 72 (1940-2012)
    • Birthplace: Wellington, New Zealand
  • Dec. at 87 (1915-2002)
    • Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia
    • Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
      • Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
    • Donald Horne
      Dec. at 83 (1921-2005)
      • Birthplace: Kogarah, Australia
      • Birthplace: Australia
      • Birthplace: Guelph, Canada
      • Birthplace: Ottawa, Canada