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Biographical entry Kernohan, Elizabeth Anne (Liz) (1939 - )

Born
24 June 1939
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Politician and Agricultural educator

Summary

Liz Kernohan worked for over thirty years at the University of Sydney Farms, Camden, New South Wales. Initially a research assistant, she occupied various positions before being appointed director in 1982. In 1991 Kernohan was elected as member of the Legislative Assembly for Camden, New South Wales.

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Events

1960
Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Agriculture completed at the University of Sydney
1960 - 1962
Career position - Research Assistant then Demonstrator in the Dairy Research Unit at the University of Sydney Farms in Camden
1963
Education - Qualified as a technical teacher with the New South Wales Department of Technical Education
1963 - 1964
Career position - Teacher of agriculture at the School of Rural Studies of the New South Wales Department of Teaching and Education
1965 - 1966
Career position - Professional Officer at the University of Sydney Farms in Camden
1966
Career position - Senior Tutor of dairying at the University of Sydney Farms in Camden
1968 - 1969
Career position - Acting Officer in Charge of the Dairy Research Unit at the University of Sydney Farms in Camden
1970
Education - Master of Science (MSc) in Agriculture completed at the University of Sydney
1975 - 1978
Career position - Lecturer in Animal Husbandry at the University of Sydney Farms in Camden
1975 - 1982
Career position - Warden of Nepean Hall at the University of Sydney Farms in Camden
1978
Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at the University of Sydney
1978 - 1982
Career position - Assistant Director of the University of Sydney Farms in Camden
1982 - 1991
Career position - Director of the University of Sydney Farms in Camden
1991 -
Career position - Member of the Legislative Assembly for Camden, New South Wales

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Online Resources

See also

  • Herd, Margaret (ed.), Who's Who in Australia 2002, 38 edn, Crown Content, Melbourne, 2001, 2020 pp. Details

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