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John Poynter

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John Poynter

 

Emeritus Professor John Riddoch Poynter was Ernest Scott Professor of History at the University of Melbourne 1966-75 and Deputy Vice-Chancellor 1975-90. He has written a number of biographies, including one on the chemist, Sir Russell Grimwade (qv).

Scholarly Works

Displaying the 17 most recent scholarly works by John Poynter.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

1999

Officer Order of the British Empire


1999

Officer Order of the British Empire


1989

Officer of the Order of Australia


1980

Chevalier des Palmes Academiques


2012

Distinguished Friend of Oxford Award

Oxford University

2004

Australian Dictionary of Biography Medal

Australian Dictionary of Biography

2004

Victorian Community History Award

Victorian Community History Award

2003

Centenary Medal of Biography Medal

Centenary Medal

1977

Queens Jubilee Medal

Queens Jubilee Medal

1974

FAHA - Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities


1971

FASSA - Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Honorary

Historical And Philosophical Studies

It Access

Historical And Philosophical Studies

Education


Master of Arts

University of Oxford

Doctor of Philosophy

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Arts

University of Melbourne