Dr William Dall – Marine Biologist


Dr William Dall 1976 - CSIRO lab, Perth

Dr Bill Dall (1976) – CSIRO lab, Perth

Dr William Dall

Marine biologist and research scientist for over 4 decades, and AMSA Silver Jubilee Award Winner in 1991.


In 1976 Dr William Dall was awarded the DSc by the University of Queensland for his outstanding research in crustacean physiology. He is considered a world authority in his field, with many publications and accolades to his credit. One of his greatest professional satisfactions was the establishment of the Cleveland Marine Laboratory within the Division of Fisheries, CSIRO, where he was Officer-in-Charge and research director from 1975 to his retirement in 1990.



Dr William Dall

Dr William Dall

For more details of Dr Dall’s professional career, go to Bill Dall retires, an extract from the CSIRO Division of Fisheries – Northern Prawn Fishery Information Notes October 1990


For a more personal picture of Bill Dall, go to Tribute to Bill, the text of a speech by his friend and colleage David Smith at Dr Dall’s funeral.


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