Mawson's Curriculum Vitae

1901Bachelor of Engineering (BE), the University of Sydney.
1903Member of expedition to the New Hebrides as geologist.
1904Bachelor of Science (BSc), University of Sydney.
1906 - 1958Honorary curator of minerals, later a Board member and finally Chairman of the South Australian Museum.
1905 - 1920Lecturer in mineralogy and petrology, University of Adelaide.
1907 - 1909Member of Shackleton's British Antarctica Expedition (BAE) as physicist.
1909Doctor of Science (DSc), University of Adelaide.
1911 - 1914Organiser, leader and chief scientist of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition (AAE).
1916 - 1919Enlisted in British Army as Captain (promoted Major) involved in logistical war work in northern Europe.
1920President, Geography Section, Australian and New Zealand Association for the Advancement of Science (ANZAAS).
1920 - 1952Professor of Geology and Mineralogy, University of Adelaide.
1923 - 1924President, Royal Society of South Australia.
1926President, Geology Section, ANZAAS.
1929 - 1931Organiser, leader and chief scientist, British Australian New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition (BANZARE).
1932 - 1937President, ANZAAS.
1952Doctor of Science (DSc), University of Sydney.