Canterbury College (B.A., 1928, N.Z.; M.A., 1929), Christchurch, first-class honours in history

(Deceased), 1962-06-23
Political science

May 1951 Webb was appointed reader in political science, a discipline still in its infancy, at the Research School of Social Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra; he was also head of department

1956 Webb was made professor of political science. He was also acting head of the department of international relations in the Research School of Pacific Studies in 1958-60