Rupert Myers

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Sir Rupert Horace Myers KBE AO (born 21 February 1921) was the third vice-chancellor of the University of New South Wales, between 1969 and 1981. [1]


In the New Year's Honours of 1976, Rupert Myers was appointed a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE).[2] In the Queen's Birthday Honours of 1981, he was appointed a Knight Commander of the order (KBE).[3]

In the Australia Day Honours of 1995, Sir Rupert was appointed an Officer of the Order of Australia (AO).[4] On 1 January 2001, he was awarded the Centenary Medal.[5]


Academic offices
Preceded by
Sir Philip Baxter
Vice Chancellor of UNSW
1969 – 1981
Succeeded by
Michael Birt