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Biographical entry Harman, Roy William (1897 - 1977)

Born
18 December 1897
Nelson, New Zealand
Died
21 April 1977
Occupation
Chemist

Summary

Roy William Harman joined CSR in 1926 as head of the recently formed Research Department. He retired from the Company in 1957 as general manager.

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1919
Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at Auckland University College, New Zealand
1919 - 1922
Career position - Science Master at Nelson College and Auckland Grammar School
c. 1922
Education - Master of Science (MSc) completed at Auckland University College
1923 - 1925
Career position - 1851 Exhibition Scholar at University College, London
1925
Education - Doctor of Science (DSc) received from University College, London
1926 - 1931
Career position - Head of the Research Department at CSR
1931 - 1935
Career position - Chief Chemist and mill inspecting chemist at CSR
1940 - 1951
Career position - Senior Technical Executive
1941 - 1942
Career position - President of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute, New South Wales branch
1942
Career position - President of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute
1950
Career position - President of the Australian Institute of Management, Sydney branch
1951 - 1957
Career position - General Manager of CSR
1964 - 1972
Career position - Director of CSR

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