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Biographical entry Connell, John William (1913 - )

AM, FTSE

Born
22 October 1913
Occupation
Engineer

Summary

John William Connell was the founder of John Connell Consulting Engineering Group, which is now known as Connell Wagner. He has worked as Chairman of Allthill Beef Enterprises; Director of the Gas and Fuel Corporation Victoria, Overseas Projects Corporation Victoria; Vice-President and later board member of the Austin Hospital; President of the Freemasons Hospital (1986-1988); Member of Faculty of Engineering at the University of Melbourne; Scientific Associate of the Zoological Board of Victoria; Life Governor of Ivanhoe Grammar School; and Elder of the Presbyterian Church. Connell was educated at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (Hon Deng) and at the British Institute of Technology (CEng).

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1980
Award - Kernot Medal received from the University of Melbourne
1985 -
Award - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (FTSE)
1986 - 1988
Career position - President of the Freemasons Hospital
1987
Award - Member of the Order of Australia (AM)

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Rosanne Walker