Having obtained his Teaching Certificate at Sydney Teachers College
and B.A. at the University of Sydney, Geoff taught for thirteeen
years at various state secondary schools (including three years as
Head of Department) before joining the Department of Pure Mathematics of
the University of Sydney. On the formation of the
School of Mathematics and Statistics, by the amalgamation
of the Departments of Applied Mathematics, Pure Mathematics
and Mathematical Statistics, Geoff was appointed Director
of First Year Studies, a post he occupied until his retirement
in 1996. He was appointed Schools Liaison Officer for the
School of Mathematics and Statistics in March 2003.
Any secondary schools seeking information about mathematics
and statistics at the University of Sydney, or about
tertiary mathematics and statistics in general, are
warmly invited to contact Geoff at the address shown above
For information on the activities of the Austtralian Mathematical Olympiad Committee please visit the Australian Mathematics Trust site.