Four-part poster of the career of Professor Anthony J Adams

Catalogue Number: 1691
Four-part poster of the career of Professor Anthony J Adams
Category: Papers
Sub-Category: Biographical notes, obituary
Author: BAILEY Ian L
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 2010
Time Period: 21st C
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Berkeley, California
Description Of Item: Four large size pdf documents giving an account of the life and career of Professsor Anthony J Adams. Original pdfs are located on the Archive computer.
Historical Significance: Professor Anthony (Tony) Adams graduated in optometry at the University of Melbourne (BAppSc Hons) and the Victorian College of Optometry (LOSc) in 1962, in a small class of students remarkable for their later acheivements. Three of the six students became international academic leaders (Adams, Bailey, Mitchell). Adams did his PhD degree at Indiana University and was recruited to the academic staff of the School of Optometry at the University of California at Berkeley in 1968. There he became professor (1980) and Dean of the School (1992-2001). These four pages form a poster that details his life and career. It was prepared for display at the celebration of his retirement and 70th birthday at the University of California on Wednesday November 17 2010. See Profile: Anthony J. Adams Clin Exp Optom 2002; 85: 315-319. See Cat Nos 2, 1204 and 1375
How Acquired: Donated by Ian L Bailey
Date Acquired: Nov 2010
Location: Archive office. Pamphlet and ephemera filing cabinet. Drawer 4

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