Biographical entry Plimer, Ian R.
FTSE, Hon FGS
- academic and geologist
Professor Ian Plimer joined the Wallaby Club in 2004 and resigned in 2009. He trained in geology and was appointed Professor of Geology at the University of Melbourne. His earlier academic appointments included: Professor, Ludwig Maximilans University, Munich (1991); Professor, University of Newcastle (1985-1990); Senior Lecturer, University of New England (1983-1985); Senior Research Geologist, North Broken Hill Ltd (1979-1983); Lecturer, W.S. and L.B. Robinson University College, [where?] (1974-1979); and Senior Tutor, Macquarie University (1969-1973).
- 2004 - 2009
- Membership - Wallaby Club
Prepared by: Gavan McCarthy
Created: 19 September 2007, Last modified: 13 October 2009
A Private Club
The Wallaby Club is a Melbourne-based walking club established in 1894 with a strong bias towards good fellowship, talking and an appreciation of both the natural and built environments. Membership is strictly limited and is by invitation only.
Dates and details of annual walks from 1894.