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Authorised form of nameTillyard; Robin John (1881 - 1937)
SurnameTillyard
ForenamesRobin John
Dates1881 - 1937
Dates and placesBirth:
31 January 1881
Death:
13 January 1937
ActivityResearch Field:
Entomology
Education:
Dover College, Kent, and Queen's College, Cambridge; MA, ScD (Camb); DSc (Sydney)
Career:
Crisp Medallist, Linnean Society of London, 1917; Biologist to the Cawthron Institute of Scientific Research, Nelson, New Zealand; Mathematical and Science Master, Sydney Grammar School, 1904-1913; Government Research Scholar in Zoology, University of Sydney, 1913-1914; Linnean Macleay Fellow in Zoology, University of Sydney, 1915-1917, 1918-1920; Lecturer and Senior Demonstrator in Zoology, University of Sydney, 1917-1918
Memberships:
FRSNZ (1924); Hon RSNZ (1935)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
7/05/1925
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll
Obituaries:
Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society 1936-1938 vol 2 pp 339-345, plate, by A D Imms
References:
Robin J H Clark and Michael J Kelly, 'New Zealand, New Zealanders and the Royal Society' in NR 1994 vol 48 pp 263-281
Royal Society codeNA7952
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
RR/47/13Referee's report by William Dickson Lang, on a paper 'Fossils of the late pre-cambrian (newer proterogoic) Adelaide series, South Australia' by Tannatt William Edgeworth David and Robin John Tillyard22 June 1932
RR/47/12Referee's report by William Thomas Calman, on a paper 'Fossils of the late pre-cambrian (newer proterogoic) Adelaide series, South Australia' by Tannatt William Edgeworth David and Robin John Tillyard18 May 1932
NLB/68/514Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr [Robin John] Tillyard, FRS23 July 1925
NLB/69/182Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr. [Robin John] Tillyard, FRS23 January 1926
NLB/68/795Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr [Robin John] Tillyard, FRS3 November 1925
EC/1925/14Tillyard, Robin John: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/67/710Copy letter from unknown correspondent; to unknown correspondent19 February 1925
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