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Biographical entry Rickards, Field

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Professor Field Rickards was appointed Dean of the Melbourne Graduate School of Education at The University of Melbourne in August 2004, following four years as an officer of the Academic Board (of which he was President 2003-July 2004). He was appointed to the Foundation Chair in Education of Hearing Impaired Children at The University of Melbourne in 1994 after four years of Reader in charge of the Deafness Studies Unit. Prior to this, he was Senior Lecturer in Audiology in the Department of Otolaryngology, University of Melbourne, where he established Australia's first post-graduate course in Audiology in 1974. He is a Fellow of the Audiological Society of Australia.['Prof Field Rickards', Find an Expert website, http://findanexpert.unimelb.edu.au/display/person15907]

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