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Athol Thomas Yates

Athol Thomas Yates, Australian government policy analyst. Professional engineer. Member Institution Engineers Australia.

Background

  • Yates, Athol Thomas was born on June 7, 1963 in Kyabrum, Australia. Son of Thomas Edward and Barbara (Phair) Yates.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, Monash University, Victoria, Australia, 1985. Graduate diploma Soviet Studies, University Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1993.

    Career

    • Sales engineer Caterpillar Australia, Melbourne, 1985-1986. Journalist Engineers Australia, Sydney, 1987-1990. Manager Moscow Language Courses, 1991-1992.

      Public officer National Language and Literature Institute, Canberra, Australia, 1992-1995. Policy analyst Institution Engineers, Australia, since 1996. Consultant Russia-Rail, Australia, since 1991.

      International correspondent Gudok Runway Newspaper, Moscow, since 1995. Consultant Russia-Rail, Belarus, Kazakhstan, 1995.

    Major achievements

    • Professional engineer.

    Works

    • Author: Siberian Brooklyn Academy of Music Railway Guide, 1995, Russia by Rail Including Belarus and Ukraine, 1996, Modern Encyclopedia of Russian, Soviet and Eurasian History, 1997. Update author: Trans-Siberian Handbook, 1997.

    Membership

    Member Institution Engineers Australia.

    Personality

    Interests

    Russian language, public administration.

    Connections

    • father: Thomas Edward Yates
    • mother: Barbara (Phair) Yates
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    Born June 7, 1963
    (age 53)
    • 1985
      Monash University
    • 1993
      University Melbourne
    • 1985 - 1986
      Sales engineer, Caterpillar Australia
      Melbourne, Florida, United States
    • 1987 - 1990
      journalist Engineer, s Australia
      Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    • 1991
      consultant, Russia-Rail
      Australia
    • 1991 - 1992
      manager, Moscow Language Courses
    • 1992 - 1995
      public officer, National Language and Literature Institute
      Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    • 1996
      policy analyst, Institution Engineers
      Australia