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Biographical entry Beavis, Francis Clifford (1924 - )

Born
1 August 1924
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Geologist, Palaeontologist and Lawyer

Summary

Francis Clifford Beavis was Professor of Engineering Geology at the University of New South Wales 1973-86. Earlier he was a senior lecturer at the University of Melbourne 1956-73 and had worked as an engineering geologist for the S.E.C. Victoria 1948-56. Beavis was educated at the Universities of Melbourne (BSc, PhD), Cambridge (MA), and New South Wales (LLB).

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Events

1948 - 1957
Career position - Engineering Geologist State Electricity Commission of Victoria (SEC)
1957 - 1973
Career position - Senior Lecturer in Geology at the University of Melbourne
1973 - 1979
Career position - Head of the School of Applied Geology at the University of New South Wales
1973 - 1986
Career position - Foundation Professor of Engineering Geology at the University of New South Wales
1978
Career position - President of the Royal Society of New South Wales
1984
Career position - Head of the School of Applied Geology at the University of New South Wales
1986 -
Career position - Emeritus Professor of Engineering Geology at the University of New South Wales
1987 - 1994
Career position - Barrister at Law
1992 -
Career position - Consultant Geologist

Archival resources

Private hands (Beavis, F.C.)

  • Francis Clifford Beavis - Records, 1858 - 1985; Private hands (Beavis, F.C.). Details

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Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.