Robert Aitken (university administrator)

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Sir Robert Aitken
Vice-Chancellor of the University of Birmingham
In office
1953–1968
Preceded by H.F. Humphreys
Succeeded by Robert Hunter
Vice-Chancellor of the University of Otago
In office
1948–1953
Personal details
Born (1901-04-16)16 April 1901
Died April 10, 1997(1997-04-10) (aged 95)
Occupation
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Sir Robert Aitken (16 April 1901 – 10 April 1997) was a physician and university administrator from New Zealand. He was Vice-Chancellor of the University of Otago in New Zealand between 1948 and 1953 and of the University of Birmingham between 1953 and 1968.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wade, Owen (16 April 1997). "Obituary: Sir Robert Aitken". The Independent. Retrieved 28 May 2007. 
Academic offices
Preceded by
Humphrey Francis Humphreys
Vice-Chancellor of the University of Birmingham
1953-1968
Succeeded by
Robert Hunter