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Connell, John William (1913 - )

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Born: 22 October 1913
John William Connell was the founder of John Connell Consulting Engineering Group, which is now known as Connell Wagner. He has worked as Chairman of Allthill Beef Enterprises; Director of the Gas and Fuel Corporation Victoria, Overseas Projects Corporation Victoria; Vice-President and later board member of the Austin Hospital; President of the Freemasons Hospital (1986-1988); Member of Faculty of Engineering at the University of Melbourne; Scientific Associate of the Zoological Board of Victoria; Life Governor of Ivanhoe Grammar School; and Elder of the Presbyterian Church. Connell was educated at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (Hon Deng) and at the British Institute of Technology (CEng).

Career Highlights

1980Kernot Medal received from the University of Melbourne
1985 - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (FTSE)
1986 - 1988President of the Freemasons Hospital
1987Member of the Order of Australia (AM)

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