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Biographical entry McKellar, Bruce Harold John (1941 - )


5 July 1941
Forbes, New South Wales, Australia


Bruce McKellar has been Professor of Theoretical Physics at the University of Melbourne since 1972 and Dean of the Faculty of Science since 1991.


Born 5 July 1941. Educated University of Sydney (BSc 1962, PhD 1966). DSc, University of Melbourne 1976. Lecturer in Physics, University of Sydney 1965-68, Senior Lecturer 1969-72, Professor of Theoretical Physics, University of Melbourne 1972-, Chairman, School of Physics 1977-79, Dean, Faculty of Science 1991-. Pawsey Medal, Australian Academy of Science 1973, Royal Society of Victoria Research Medal 1977, Fellow, Australian Academy of Science 1987, Lyle Medal, Australian Academy of Science 1991, Boas Medal, Australian Institute of Physics 1992. Chair ANZAAS 1992-95,

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