John Evans Memorial Fellow, Australian Museum

Hal was Curator of Reptiles and Amphibians at the Australian Museum from 1960-1975, before then becoming Deputy Director of the Museum in 1976. He retired in 1995, but maintains an active involvement in herpetology, including research, teaching and fieldwork. From 1997-2001 he was a Conjoint Professor in the School of Science and Mathematics at the University of Newcastle.