David A Seargent

Seargent earned his M.A. and Ph.D. in Philosophy at the University of New castle, New South Wales, Australia and for several years worked as a tutor in Philosophy with that University's Community Programmers Department in conjunction with the Workers' Education Association. He has also been an amateur astronomer since teenage years and is widely known for his comet observations, including the discovery of a comet that appeared in 1978 and which now bears his name.