Reminiscences of John Anthony Hay : oral history, 2006.
|Creator: ||Hay, John Anthony, 1942-||Project: ||Atlantic Philanthropies Oral History Project. |
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|Phys. Desc. :||transcript: 97 p. sound recordings: 3 CD-ROMs (88; 77 min.)|
|Location: ||Columbia Center for Oral History|
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President of the University of Queensland, Australia.
Scope and Contents
Born September 21, 1942 in Perth, Australia; early life and education in Western Australia; Hackett Research Scholarship for PhD in eighteenth-century English and French literature at Cambridge, England; fundraising at Australian universities; Atlantic Philanthropies [AP] funding for creation of Institute of Molecular Bioscience, Queensland Brain Institute, Australian Institute of Biomaterials and Nanotechnology, and Borough of Brisbane Women's Hospital; AP support for other institutions in Brisbane, Australia; Australia and AP role in developing higher education in Vietnam; Charles F. Feeney's [CFF] interest in Ireland; interactions with CFF.
Copyright held by: The Trustees of Columbia University of the City of New York and The Atlantic Philanthropies, 2007.