Catalogue Number: 421
Dr Leo G Carney in his research laboratory
Sub-Category: Photograph People and events
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: c 1980
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Melbourne
Description Of Item: Two black and white photographs: (1) 124 mm W x 92 mm Dr Leo Carney with Patricia Kiely, his PhD student, and John Fox technical officer, (2) 127 mm W x 88 mm Dr Leo Carney with PhD students Patricia Kiely (left) and Rod Fullard (right) and unidentified.
Historical Significance: Leo Carney graduated in optometry at the University of Melbourne in1967 and continued his studies to complete a MScOptom and a PhD at the University of Melbourne. He was appointed lecturer in the Department of Optometry of the University of Melbourne in 1976. He resigned in 1985 to take up an academic post at the Ohio State University, eventually returning to Australia to take the chair in optometry at the Queensland University of Technology.
How Acquired: Record of VCO
Location: Archive office. South wall. Cube 5 Album 1