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Biographical entry Praeger, Cheryl Elisabeth (1948 - )

AM, FAA

Born
7 September 1948
Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
Occupation
Mathematician

Summary

Cheryl Elisabeth Praeger has been Professor of Mathematics at the University of Western Australia since 1983 and has published widely in the field of algebra and combinatorics.

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Events

1970
Education - Bachelor of Science with Honours (BSc (Hons)) completed at the University of Queensland
1972
Education - Master of Science (MSc) completed at the University of Queensland
1972
Education - Master of Science (MSc) completed at Oxford
1973 - 1975
Career position - Research Fellow in the Department of Mathematics at the Institute of Advanced Studies at the Australian National University
1974
Education - Doctor of Philosophy (Dphil) completed in Oxford
1976 - 1981
Career position - Lecturer in Mathematics at the University of Western Australia
1982 - 1983
Career position - Senior Lecturer at the University of Western Australia
1983 -
Career position - Professor of Mathematics at the University of Western Australia
1984
Career position - Director of the Combinatorial Mathematics Society of Australasia
1988
Career position - Director of Data Analysis Australia Pty. Ltd.
1989
Education - Doctor of Science (DSc) received from the University of Western Australia
1992
Career position - Director of the Combinatorial Mathematics Society of Australasia
1992 - 1994
Career position - Head of the Department of Mathematics at the University of Western Australia
1992 - 1994
Career position - President of the Australian Mathematical Society
1996 -
Career position - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science (FAA)
1999
Award - Member of the Order of Australia (AM)

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Archival resources

Private hands (Praeger, C.E.)

  • Cheryl Elisabeth Praeger - Records, 1973 - 1987; Private hands (Praeger, C.E.). Details

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Books

  • Bhathal, Ragbir, Profiles, Australian women scientists, National Library of Australia, Canberra, 1999, 191 pp. Details

Journal Articles

  • Praeger, Cheryl E., 'Bernhard Hermann Neumann AC. 15 October 1909 - 21 October 2002', Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society, vol. 56, 2010, pp. 285-316. Details
  • Praeger, Cheryl E., 'Bernhard Hermann Neumann 1909-2002', Historical Records of Australian Science, vol. 21, 2010, pp. 253-82. Details

Online Resources

See also

  • Herd, Margaret (ed.), Who's Who in Australia 2002, 38 edn, Crown Content, Melbourne, 2001, 2020 pp. Details

McCarthy, G.J.