Catalogue Number: 2183
Collection of papers for Professor Ken Bowman, Deputy Vice-Chancellor Queensland University of Technology
Sub-Category: Collection of papers (People) incl CVs
Time Period: 21st C
Description Of Item: (1) Profile of Ken Bowman Clin Exp Optom 2009; 92: 159-162 (2) Graduation address given by Ken Bowman when he was awarded the honorary doctorate of the Queensland University of Technology on 12 Dec 2012 (3) Page 522 from Clin Exp Optom 2009 vol 92 reporting his appointment as Deputy Vice Chancellor.
Historical Significance: Professor Ken Bowman was Dean of the Faculty of Health at the Queensland University of Technology (1990-2010) and became Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic). in 2009 He had previously been Head of the School of of Optometry at QUT from 1981. He graduated in optometry at the University of Melbourne in 1970 and after practising optometry for several years took up a French Government Scholarship to do research in France under Professor Yves LeGrand. He then completed a masters degree at the University of Melbourne while working as a research fellow under the supervision of Professor Barry Cole. He was also a senior optometrist in the Clinic of the Victorian College of Optometry. He was awarded an HonDUni QUT in 2012 See his profile Clin Exp Optom 2009; 92: 2: 159-162. (4) Short CV of Ken Bowman 2012 possibly the citation read on his being awarded an honorary doctorate of the Queensland University of Technology.
Location: Archive office. Pamphlet and ephemera filing cabinet. Drawer 6