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First Name
William
Last Name
Tegart
Post Nominals
AM FTSE
Email
gregtegart1@ozemail.com.au
Phone
0448 357 673
Position
Adjunct Professor
Citation
Dr Tegart has had a distinguished career in academia, induatry and government, After graduating in Australia, he moved to England for Post-graduate study and pursued an academic career. From 1955-1966, he was in the Department of Metallurgy at the University of Sheffield and, from 1966??68, he was Professor of Materials, College of AeronauH_cs, Cranfield, UK. He returned to Australia in 1968 as Manager, BHP Melbourne Research Laboratories and, in 1978, he became Executive Assistant to the Chief General Manager, tmP Co Ltd. He then moved to Canberra in 1979 as a Member of the Execut.ive of the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, From 1981-84, he wae Secretary of the Commonwealth Department of Science and Technology; ixom 1984 until the administrative rearrangements following the 1987 election, he was the Secretary of the Department ot Science, On Z7 July 1987, he took up the position of Secretary of the Australian Science and Technology Council, a body which directly advises the Prime Minister of Australia on science and technology matters,
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Professor William Tegart

Adjunct Professor, Victoria University

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