Browse Entries

Use Trove to find more resources by/about this Biographical entry

  • Trove

Biographical entry Day, Ross Henry (1927 - )

FAA, FASSA, FAPsS

Born
20 March 1927
Albany, Western Australia, Australia
Occupation
Psychologist

Summary

Ross Henry Day is Adjunct Professor of Psychology at both La Trobe and Deakin Universities. Prior to this he spent twenty-eight years at Monash University where he reached the rank of Professor and Head of the Department of Psychology. Day is a member of many national and international scientific bodies and has lectured widely overseas. His present research interests are in human and infrahuman sensory processes and perception.

Details

Events

1944 - 1949
Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at the University of Western Australia
1948 - 1950
Career position - Graduate Assistant (Associate Lecturer) in Psychology at the University of Western Australia
1950 - 1951
Career position - Assistant Lecturer in Psychology at the University of Bristol
1951 - 1955
Career position - Research Fellow in Psychology at the University of Bristol
1952 - 1954
Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at the University of Bristol in the UK
1955 - 1961
Career position - Lecturer, then Senior Lecturer (1959) in Psychology at the University of Sydney
1962 - 1964
Career position - Reader in Psychology at the University of Sydney
1964
Award - Foundation Fellow of the Australian Psychological Society (FAPsS)
1964 - 1965
Career position - Chair of the Constitutions Committee of the Australian Psychological Society
1965 - 1975
Career position - Councillor of the Australian Psychological Society
1965 - 1992
Career position - Professor and Foundation Chair of the Department of Psychology at Monash University in Clayton, Victoria
1966 - 1967
Career position - President of the Australian Psychological Society
1966 - 1968
Career position - Chair of the Human Factors Committee of the Australian Aeronautical Research Committee
1967
Award - Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia (FASSA)
1969 - 1973
Career position - Chair of the Human Research Factors Committee of the Australian Road Research Board
1971 - 1972
Career position - Visiting Professor at the University of Exeter in the United Kingdom
1981 - 1983
Career position - Associate Dean of the Faculty of Science at Monash University
1981 - 1987
Career position - President of the Council of the Lincoln Institute
1988
Education - Doctor of the University (Honoris Causa) received from La Trobe University
1990 -
Award - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science (FAA)
1992 -
Career position - Adjunct Professor in Psychology at La Trobe University (Bundoora) and Deakin University (Geelong) in Victoria

Related Corporate Bodies

Published resources

Online Resources

Annette Alafaci