Biographical entry Browning, Thomas Oakley (1920 - )
- 28 January 1920
Maitland, South Australia, Australia
Thomas Oakley Browning was Senior Lecturer 1953-62 and the Waite Professor of Entomology 1963-83, University of Adelaide. He was Director of the International Centre for Insect Physiology and Ecology, Nairobi 1971-77.
Born Maitland, South Australia, 28 January 1920. Educated University of Sydney (BSc, PhD). Assistant entomologist/entomologist, Waite Agricultural Research Institute 1948-62; Nuffield Foundation Fellow 1952; senior lecturer in zoology, University of Adelaide 1953-62; Waite Professor of Entomology 1963-83, emeritus professor 1983- ; research director, International Centre for Insect Physiology and Ecology, Nairobi 1971-77. Chairman, Environment Protection Council of South Australia 1987-88.
Waite Agricultural Research Institute
- Thomas Oakley Browning - Records, 1946 - 1983; Waite Agricultural Research Institute. Details
- Browning, T. O., 'Davidson, James (1885-1945), Ecologist', in Bede Nairn and Geoffrey Serle (eds), Australian Dictionary of Biography, vol. 8, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1981, pp. 226-227. Also available at http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A080248b.htm. Details
- Birch, L.C.; Browning, T. O., 'Herbert George Andrewartha 1907-1992', Historical Records of Australian Science, vol. 9, no. 3, 1993, pp. 258-268. Also available at http://www.publish.csiro.au/paper/HR9930930259.htm. Details
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