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Biographical entry Fraser, Alex Stewart (1923 - )

Born
24 December 1923
Occupation
Geneticist

Summary

Alex Stewart Fraser worked at the CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation) Animal Genetics Laboratory at the University of Sydney from around 1949. He began there as a Research Officer and rose to Senior Principal Officer. Fraser later moved to the Department of Biological Sciences, University of Cincinnati, USA and was once a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science (FAA).

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1945
Education - Master of Science (MSc) completed at Canterbury University College in New Zealand
1945 - 1946
Career position - Honorary member of the Wheat Research Institute in Lincoln, New Zealand
1947 - 1948
Career position - Research Assistant to Dr F.W. Dry at Massey Agricultural College in Palmerston North, New Zealand
1949 - 1951
Award - Senior Research Grant from Agricultural Research Council, UK
1951
Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland

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