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Biographical entry Browning, Thomas Oakley (1920 - )

28 January 1920
Maitland, South Australia, Australia


Thomas Browning was Senior Lecturer 1953-1962 and the Waite Professor of Entomology 1963-1983, University of Adelaide. He was Director of the International Centre for Insect Physiology and Ecology, Nairobi 1971-1977.


Born Maitland, South Australia, 28 January 1920. Educated University of Sydney (BSc, PhD). Assistant entomologist/entomologist, Waite Agricultural Research Institute 1948-62; Nuffield Foundation Fellow 1952; senior lecturer in zoology, University of Adelaide 1953-62; Waite Professor of Entomology 1963-83, emeritus professor 1983- ; research director, International Centre for Insect Physiology and Ecology, Nairobi 1971-77. Chairman, Environment Protection Council of South Australia 1987-88.

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  • Thomas Oakley Browning - Records, 1946 - 1983; Waite Agricultural Research Institute. Details

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