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Encyclopedia > List of University of New South Wales people

This is a list of University of New South Wales, Australia, people, including notable alumni and staff. The University of New South Wales or UNSW is a university situated in Kensington, a suburb in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. ...

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Alumni

Politics and Law

Bob Bellear (1944 — March 15, 2005) was the first Indigenous Australian judge. ... Robert John Carr (born 28 September 1947), Australian politician, was Premier of New South Wales from 25 March 1995 to 3 August 2005. ... Capital Sydney Government Constitutional monarchy Governor Professor Marie Bashir Premier Morris Iemma (ALP) Federal representation  - House seats 50  - Senate seats 12 Gross State Product (2004-05)  - Product ($m)  $305,437 (1st)  - Product per capita  $45,153/person (4th) Population (End of March 2006)  - Population  6,817,100 (1st)  - Density  8. ... Kerry Nettle Kerry Michelle Nettle (born 24 December 1973) is an Australian Senator. ... The Australian Greens, commonly known as The Greens, is the Green political party in Australia. ... The High Court of Hong Kong was part of the English legal system and a lower court under the Supreme Court. ... Peter Garrett campaigning in Melbourne for the 9 October 2004 Australian election Peter Garrett, MP, AM (born 16 April 1953), is an Australian musician and politician. ... Andrew Cheng Kar Foo BA, MA, MEd, PCLL (born 28 April 1960 in Hong Kong) is member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong since 1995 except between 1997 and 1998. ... The Legislative Council (abbreviated as LegCo; Chinese: 立法會, Pinyin: LìfÇŽ Huì; formerly 立法局, LìfÇŽ Jú) is the unicameral legislature of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the Peoples Republic of China. ... Mah Bow Tan (Chinese: 马宝山, Pinyin: MÇŽ BÇŽoshān) is the Minister for National Development of Singapore. ... Hon Larry Anthony Lawrence James Larry Anthony (born 17 December 1961), Australian politician, was a National Party of Australia member of the Australian House of Representatives representing the Division of Richmond, New South Wales, from March 1996 until his defeat in the parliamentary election of October 9, 2004. ... Robert McClelland Robert Bruce McClelland (born 26 January 1958), Australian politician, has been an Australian Labor Party member of the Australian House of Representatives since March 1996, representing the Division of Barton, New South Wales. ... Hon Gary Nairn Gary Roy Nairn (born 3 January 1951), Australian politician, has been a Liberal Party of Australia member of the Australian House of Representatives since March 1996, representing the Division of Eden-Monaro, New South Wales. ... Marise Ann Payne (b. ... Pat OShane Pat OShane was born in Mossman, in the State of Queensland, Australia, in 1941 to a father of Irish descent and an Aboriginal mother. ... A Chancellor is the head of a university. ... The University of New England can refer to: University of New England, Maine, in Biddeford, Maine University of New England, Australia, in New South Wales, Australia This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Richard Potok is a leading lawyer in securities law, specialising in transnational collateral transactions. ... There are seven federal statutes that regulate federal securities transactions: Securities Act of 1933 Securities Exchange Act of 1934 Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 Trust Indenture Act of 1939 Investment Company Act of 1940 Investment Advisers Act of 1940 Securities Investor Protection Act of 1970 Categories: Stub | United... Michael George Forshaw (born 11 January 1952), Australian politician, has been a member of the Australian Senate for the state of New South Wales since May 1994, representing the Australian Labor Party. ... Lucy Turnbull, Australian politician, is a former Lord Mayor of Sydney and is the wife of businessman and fellow politician, Malcolm Turnbull. ... This is a list of the Mayors and Lord Mayors of the City of Sydney Local Government Area, Sydney, Australia. ... Hon Alan Cadman Alan Glyndwr Cadman (born 26 July Australian politician, has been a Liberal member of the Australian House of Representatives since May 1974 representing the Division of Mitchell, New South Wales. ... Jesoni Vitusagavulu Jesoni Vitusagavulu is a Fijian businessman and diplomat, who was appointed as Fijis fifth Ambassador to the United States on 26 May 2005, succeeding Anare Jale. ... Sharan Burrow is the president of the Australian Council of Trade Unions. ... The Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU) is the peak national body representing workers in Australia. ... In Melbourne, the Federal Court is housed with other federal courts such as the High Court and the Federal Magistrates Court in the Federal Court Building on the corner of La Trobe Street and William Street The Federal Court of Australia is the Australian court in which most civil disputes... In Melbourne, the Federal Court is housed with other federal courts such as the High Court and the Federal Magistrates Court in the Federal Court Building on the corner of La Trobe Street and William Street The Federal Court of Australia is the Australian court in which most civil disputes...

Business and Industry

HIH Insurance was Australias second largest insurance company, which was placed into provisional liquidation on 15 March 2001. ... HIH Insurance was Australias second largest insurance company, which was placed into provisional liquidation on 15 March 2001. ... One. ... A corporate scandal is a scandal involving allegations of unethical behavior by people acting within or in behalf of a corporation. ... Monica Attard is an award-winning Australian journalist, whose career began at Channel Seven. ... The Australian Broadcasting Corporation or ABC (formerly the Australian Broadcasting Commission) is Australias national non-profit public broadcaster. ... 125. ... Richard Carleton Richard Carleton (born 1943 in Bowral, New South Wales, died 7 May 2006 in Beaconsfield, Tasmania) was an Australian television journalist most noted for his work on 60 Minutes. ... This does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Paul Clitheroe (born 1955) is an Australian television presenter and financial analyst. ... Reserve Bank of Australia in Martin Place, Sydney The Reserve Bank of Australia came into being on the 14th January 1960 to operate as Australias central bank and banknote issuing authority. ... Woolworths Limited is a major Australian company with extensive retail interest throughout Australia and New Zealand. ... Douglas N. Daft (born 1943 in Cessnock, New South Wales) is an Australian businessman. ... The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) is the largest manufacturer, distributor and marketer of nonalcoholic beverage concentrates and syrups in the world. ... The Right Honourable Terry Davis (born January 5, 1938) is a British politician, and former Member of Parliament for the Labour Party for the Birmingham, Hodge Hill constituency. ... Coca-Cola Amatil (ASX: CCL) is an Australian company that bottles Coca-Cola Company soft drinks in several countries. ... Richard Farleigh (born 1960) is an Australian private investor. ... The Westfield Group is an Australian-owned company that owns shopping centres in Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and the United States. ... John Winston Howard (born 26 July 1939), Australian politician, is the Prime Minister of Australia. ... Telstra Corporation (ASX: TLS, NZX: TLS, NYSE: TLS) (formed from Telecom Australia) is an Australian telecommunications company under private ownership, holding a dominant position in landline telephone services, large share of mobile phone services, domestic consumer (including dial-up access and Broadband internet broadband cable modem, satellite and ADSL services... Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is the job of having the ultimate executive responsibility or authority within an organization or corporation. ... McDonalds Corporation (NYSE: MCD) is the worlds largest chain of fast-food restaurants, primarily selling hamburgers, chicken, french fries, milkshakes and soft drinks. ... SingTel Optus Pty Limited is the second largest telecommunications company in Australia, and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Singapore Telecommunications (ASX: SGT). ... John Fairfax (1804 - 1877) is notable for the incorporation of the major newspapers of modern day Australia. ... The Australian Broadcasting Corporation or ABC (formerly the Australian Broadcasting Commission) is Australias national non-profit public broadcaster. ... Glenn Murcutt (born 25 July 1936, London, England) is an Australian Architect. ... The John Niland Scientia Building John Niland is an Australian businessman and professor. ... Macquarie Bank Limited is an Australian merchant bank and financial services group, providing a broad range of products and services to investors, corporations and government. ... Centennial Park is a large area of parkland in the eastern suburbs of Sydney, Australia, set aside to celebrate the first 100 years of European settlement in Australia. ... Moore Park is a large area of parkland to the south-east of central Sydney, Australia, and is continuous with another, even larger park, Centennial Park, to its east. ... A Vice-Chancellor (commonly called the VC) of a university in the United Kingdom, other Commonwealth countries, and some universities in Hong Kong, is the de facto head of the university. ... The University of New South Wales or UNSW is a university situated in Kensington, a suburb in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. ... John Leslie Prescott MP (born 31 May 1938) is a British Labour Party politician, Deputy Prime Minister, First Secretary of State and Member of Parliament for the North East constituency of Hull East. ... BHP Billiton is the worlds largest mining company. ... Shi Zhengrong is chairman and chief executive officer of Suntech Power. ... Warwick McKibbin (born 21 April 1957 in Sydney) is an Australian Professor of economics at the Australian National University who works across a wide range of areas in applied policy. ... Reserve Bank of Australia in Martin Place, Sydney The Reserve Bank of Australia came into being on the 14th January 1960 to operate as Australias central bank and banknote issuing authority. ... Gai Waterhouse (maiden name Gai Smith) is an Australian horse trainer and businesswoman. ... In horse racing, a trainer is responsible for preparing a horse for races. ... A businessman (sometimes businesswoman, female; or businessperson, gender neutral) is a generic term for a wide range of people engaged in profit_oriented enterprises, generally the management of a company. ...

Science and Education

Karl Kruszelnicki holding a copy of his book Sensational Moments in Science at a university open day Karl Kruszelnicki AM (1948 Helsingborg, Sweden) is a scientist, although best known as an author and science commentator on Australian radio and television. ... Timothy Fridtjof Flannery (born 28 January 1956) is a well-known Australian mammalogist, biologist, writer, Humanist and paleontologist. ... The Australian of the Year Awards commenced in 1960. ... Glyn Davis (born 1959) is an Australian academic who is currently the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Melbourne. ... A Vice-Chancellor (commonly called the VC) of a university in the United Kingdom, other Commonwealth countries, and some universities in Hong Kong, is the de facto head of the university. ... The Old Quad Building, formerly Old Law The University of Melbourne, located in Melbourne, Victoria, is the second oldest university in Australia, and the oldest in Victoria. ... David Gonski (born 1953) is a prominent Australian businessman and public figure. ... A Chancellor is the head of a university. ... On the steps leading to the Scientia Building. ... A biographical entry you have recently written may not meet Wikipedias generally accepted criteria for inclusion for a biographical article. ... Gordon Parker is a professor at the University of New South Wales, specializing in research in mental health. ... Sam Michael is technical director of WilliamsF1, a Formula One constructor. ... The Technical Director or Technical Producer (TP) is usually the most senior technical person within a theatrical company or television studio. ... Not to be confused with Frank Williams Racing Cars, formed by Frank Williams 1967. ... Sitthichai Pokai-udom (Thai: สิทธิชัย โภไคยอุดม, born 10 November 1948) was appointed Information and Communications Technology Minister of Thailand in 2006 by a military junta. ... The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers or IEEE (pronounced as eye-triple-ee) is an international non-profit, professional organization incorporated in the State of New York, United States. ... It has been suggested that this article be split into multiple articles accessible from a disambiguation page. ... Mahanakorn University of Technology (Thai: มหาวิทยาลัยเทคโนโลยีมหานคร, short MUT) is a university in Thailand. ...

Arts, Literature and Religion

Adam Cullen (1965- ), Australian artist, most known for winning the Archibald Prize in 2000 with a portrait of actor David Wenham. ... Pamela Stephenson on Not The Nine OClock News Pamela Stephenson (also known as Pamela Stephenson Connolly), (born December 4, 1949 in Takapuna, Auckland) is a New Zealand-Australian actress, psychologist, and former comedian, now resident in Beverly Hills, California. ... Francis Giacco(1955- ) , Australian artist who won the Archibald Prize in 1993/94 with Homage to John Reichard. ... George (Miliotis) Miller (born March 3, 1945), is an Greek Australian film and television screenwriter, director and producer. ... Happy Feet is an Academy Award-winning Australian-produced computer-animated comedy-drama film, directed by George Miller. ... Larissa Behrendt (1969 – ) is an Aboriginal Australian academic and writer. ... Indigenous Australians or Aborigines[1][2] are the first human inhabitants of the Australian continent and its nearby islands. ... Michael Dransfield ca. ... Alex Buzo (23 July 1944 - 16 August 2006) was an Australian playwright and author who wrote 88 works. ... Byron Eric Kennedy (18th August 1949 - July 17 1983) Born Melbourne was an Australian Film Producer best known for the Mad Max series of films. ... Gregory Charles Rivers (Chinese: 河國榮, Ho Kwok Wing), an Australian born in 1965, is living and working in Hong Kong as an actor. ... Matthew John Reilly, (born 2 July 1974 in Sydney), is an Australian action/thriller writer. ... Yaron Lifschitz is an Australian theatre director most notable for his involvement in the circus arts. ... A theatre director is a principal in the theatre field who oversees and orchestrates the mounting of a play by unifying various endeavors and aspects of production. ... The Australian geologist Frank Howarth has been the Director of the Australian Museum since February 2004. ... the are cool The Geologist by Carl Spitzweg A geologist is a contributor to the science of geology, studying the physical structure and processes of the Earth and planets of the solar system (see planetary geology). ... The Australian Museum is the oldest museum in Australia, centering on natural history and anthropology, with collections centering on vertebrate and invertebrate zoology, as well as minerology, palaeontology, and anthropology. ...

Sport

Simon Poidevin was born and raised in Goulburn, Australia. ... The Wallabies are the Australian national rugby union team. ... Jane Saville (born November 5, 1974 in Sydney) is an Australian race walker who won a bronze medal at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens. ... The 2004 Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the Games of the XXVIII Olympiad, were held in Athens, Greece, from August 13 to August 29, 2004. ... Geoffrey Francis Lawson (born December 7, 1957 in Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia) is an Australian journalist and former professional cricketer. ... For the insect, see Cricket (insect). ... Tadhg Kennelly (born 1 July 1981) is a former Gaelic football player from Listowel, County Kerry, Ireland, who is now a backline Australian Rules football player for the Sydney Swans, in the AFL. He is the son of Tim Kennelly, a former champion footballer with Kerry. ... High marking is a key skill and spectator attribute of Aussie Rules Precise field and goal kicking using the oval shaped ball is the most important skill in Aussie Rules Football Australian rules football, also known as Australian football, Aussie rules, or simply football or footy is a code of... This article is about the national league in Australian rules football. ... The Sydney Swans is an Australian Football League (AFL) club based in Sydney, New South Wales. ... Michael Jonathon Slater (born February 21, 1970, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales) is a former Australian cricketer who played in 74 Tests and 42 ODIs from 1993 to 2001. ... For the insect, see Cricket (insect). ... Mark Anthony Taylor (born 27 October 1964 in Leeton, New South Wales; nicknamed Tubby or Tubs) was an Australian cricket player and Test opening batsman from 1988–1999, as well as captain from 1994–1999, succeeding Allan Border. ... For the insect, see Cricket (insect). ... The Australian of the Year Awards commenced in 1960. ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... Michael Wenden is a former Australian Olympics swimming champion. ... The 1968 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XIX Olympiad, were held in Mexico City in 1968. ...

Staff

Donald Horne (December 26, 1921 – September 8, 2005) was an Australian journalist, writer, social critic, and academic who became one of Australias best known public intellectuals. ... Fred Hollows Frederick Cossom (Fred) Hollows, AC (April 9, 1929 – February 10, 1993) was an ophthalmologist who became known for his work in restoring eyesight for countless thousands of people in Australia and many other countries. ... Dr John Shine (born July 3, 1946) is an Australian biochemist, he discovered the the nucleotide sequence, called the Shine-Dalgarno sequence, necessary for the initiation of bacterial protein synthesis. ... Gordon Parker is a professor at the University of New South Wales, specializing in research in mental health. ... John Lions (died December 5, 1998) was an Australian computer scientist. ... Filiation of Unix and Unix-like systems Unix (officially trademarked as UNIX®) is a computer operating system originally developed in the 1960s and 1970s by a group of AT&T employees at Bell Labs including Ken Thompson, Dennis Ritchie and Douglas McIlroy. ... Justice Ronald Sackville has been a Judge of the Federal Court of Australia since 1994. ... George Szekeres, 2001 George Szekeres (May 29, 1911 — August 28, 2005) was a Hungarian-Australian mathematician. ... Gavin Brown (27 February 1942) is the current Vice-Chancellor of the University of Sydney. ... Ian Sloan, Australian applied mathematician, was born in Melbourne in 1938. ... Michael Cowling is an Australian pure mathematician who was born in Melbourne in 1949. ... Norman J. Wildberger is currently an associate professor at the University of New South Wales in mathematics and is an outspoken critic of the various fundamental structures of mathematics, such as traditional trigonometry and set theory as well as real numbers (see Views). ... David Charles Stove (1927–1994), was an Australian philosopher of science, and essayist in the popular press. ... Genevieve Lloyd is an Australian philosopher and feminist who is best known for writing Man of Reason: Male and Female in Western Philosophy. ... John Sweller is an Australian educational psychologist who is best known for formulating an influential theory of cognitive load. ... Professor Alan Gilbert, born in Brisbane on 11 September 1944, once a historian is now President and Vice Chancellor of the University of Manchester. ... David Philip Miller is a social historian of science. ... Patrick OFarrell, historian of Catholic Australia was born in Greymouth, New Zealand in 1933. ...

Administration

Chancellors

1949 (MCMXLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1949 calendar). ... 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ... 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday. ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday. ... 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday. ... Gordon Jacob Samuels (born August 12, 1923, England). ... 1976 (MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday. ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by United Nations. ... Sir Anthony Mason KBE AC, former Chief Justice of the High Court of Australia. ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by United Nations. ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... Dr. John Yu has given a lifetime of commitment to hospitals and health services and the current and future children of Australia owe him a huge debt. ... 2000 (MM) was a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... David Gonski (born 1953) is a prominent Australian businessman and public figure. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Vice Chancellors

1949 (MCMXLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1949 calendar). ... 1952 (MCMLII) was a Leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1953 (MCMLIII) was a common year starting on Thursday. ... For the Stargate SG-1 episode, see 1969 (Stargate SG-1). ... For the Stargate SG-1 episode, see 1969 (Stargate SG-1). ... 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ... The John Niland Scientia Building John Niland is an Australian businessman and professor. ... 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Professor Mark Wainwright is Vice-Chancellor and President of the University of New South Wales. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ... Professor Fred Hilmer AO is an Australian academic and business figure. ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ...

References

  • Hobson, Australia (2005). The good universities guide. Universities and private colleges. Years. ISBN 1876197889. 

 
 

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