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Athol Thomas Yates

government policy analyst

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.

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.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Russian language, public administration.

Connections

father:
Thomas Edward Yates

mother:
Barbara (Phair) Yates