Voisey, A. H. (Alan Heywood) (1911-1995)

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Voisey, A. H. (1911-1995)
Voisey, A. H. (Alan Heywood) (1911-)
Voisey, Alan Heywood (1911-)
Voisey, Alan Heywood (1911-1995)
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Geologist
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Biographies

Alan Voisey was foundation Professor of Geology and Head of the School of Earth Sciences, Macquarie University 1966-1971. Earlier he had been Professor of Geology at the University of New England from 1954-1965 after being Lecturer-in-charge from 1939. He is commemorated by the A.H. Voisey Club, a graduate club of the University of New England's Geology Department, and by the A.H. Voisey Medal of the New South Wales division of the Geological Society of Australia. This medal is awarded annually to "a younger member of the Society for outstanding research work".

  • Career position - Diploma in Education (DipEd) completed at the Teachers Training College
  • Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at the University of Sydney
  • Career position - Teacher at the Greta Public School
  • Career position - Assistant Geologist on the Aerial, Geological and Geophysical Survey of Northern Australia
  • Education - Master of Science (MSc) completed at the University of Sydney
  • Career position - Lecturer in Geology and Geography at New England University College
  • Career position - Visiting Professor of Geology at Antioch College in Ohio, USA
  • Education - Doctor of Science (DSc) received from the University of Sydney
  • Career position - Professor of Geology at the University of New England
  • Career position - President of the Royal Society of New South Wales
  • Career position - Professor of Geology and Head of the School of Earth Sciences at Macquarie University, New South Wales
  • Career position - Consultant and company directorships

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Resources for A. H. Voisey

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Voisey, Alan Heywood
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Voisey, Alan Heywood - Ms 180
    Published: Australian Academy of Science, 1994
    Series: Listing of Adolph Basser Library holdings
  3. Adolph Basser Library Manuscript Collection
    Smith, Ailie
    Published: eScholarship Research Centre, 2012

Resources by A. H. Voisey (1)

  1. Tectonics and metallogenesis of the New England orogen / edited by P.M. Ashley and P.G. Flood
    Voisey, A. H. (Alan Heywood), 1911-1995
    [ Book : 1997 ]
    Tectonics and metallogenesis of the New England orogen / edited by P.M. Ashley and P.G. Flood
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  1. Sixty years on the rocks : the memoirs of Professor Alan H. Voisey / edited by H.J. Harrington ... [et al.]
    Voisey, A. H. (Alan Heywood), 1911-
    [ Book : 1991 ]
    At 7 libraries
    Sixty years on the rocks : the memoirs of Professor Alan H. Voisey / edited by H.J. Harrington ... [et al.]
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  2. Tectonics and metallogenesis of the New England orogen : Alan H. Voisey memorial volume / edited by P.M. Ashley and P.G. Flood
    Flood, P. G. (Peter Gerard), 1946-
    [ Book : 1998 ]
    At 17 libraries
    Tectonics and metallogenesis of the New England orogen : Alan H. Voisey memorial volume / edited by P.M. Ashley and P.G. Flood
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 16.961)

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  3. Tectonics and metallogenesis of the New England orogen / edited by P.M. Ashley and P.G. Flood
    Voisey, A. H. (Alan Heywood), 1911-1995
    [ Book : 1997 ]
    Tectonics and metallogenesis of the New England orogen / edited by P.M. Ashley and P.G. Flood
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 13.798)

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  1. A contribution to the geology of the Eastern MacDonnell Ranges (Central Australia). / A. H. Voisey
    Voisey, A. H. (Alan Heywood), 1911-
    [ Published : 1938 ]
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