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Biographical entry Gibson, William Hope Harnett (1892 - 1967)

Born
29 July 1892
New South Wales, Australia
Died
1967
Occupation
Mechanical engineer

Summary

William Hope H. Gibson completed a science degree in 1913 but turned his attention to engineering. He was part of the mechanical engineering team at the University of Sydney for over forty years, where he progressed to the rank of Reader in 1947.

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1913
Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at the University of Sydney
1915
Education - Bachelor of Engineering (BE) completed at the University of Sydney
1915 - 1921
Career position - Demonstrator in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Sydney
1930
Education - Master of Engineering (ME) completed at the University of Sydney
1945 - 1947
Career position - Senior Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Sydney
1947 - 1957
Career position - Reader in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Sydney
1954
Career position - President of the Institute of Engineers, Australia

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McCarthy, G.J.