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Biographical entry Thompson, Roland Dale (1895 - 1950)

Born
8 January 1895
Died
17 June 1950
New Zealand
Occupation
Physicist and Teacher

Summary

Roland Dale Thompson spent much of his early years studying to complete a Bachelor of Art, a Master of Science and a Diploma in Education. After nine years of lecturing in mathematics and physics at the University of Western Australia, Thompson returned to his home land, New Zealand, and taught science there at various schools.

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1916
Education - Bachelor of Arts (BA) completed at Victoria University College in Wellington, New Zealand
1917
Education - Master of Arts (MA) completed at Victoria University College
1920
Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at Victoria University College
1920 - 1929
Career position - Lecturer in Mathematics and Physics at the University of Western Australia
1922
Education - Master of Science (MSc) completed at the University of Western Australia
1929 - 1950
Career position - Science Teacher in New Zealand
1935
Education - Diploma of Education (DipEd) completed at the University of Otago, New Zealand

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McCarthy, G.J.