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Biographical entry Henderson-Sellers, Ann (1952 - )

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Born
7 March 1952
Sheffield, England
Occupation
Geographer

Summary

Ann Henderson-Sellers arrived in Australia in 1988. She has been Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Development), Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology since 1996 and was formerly Director, Climatic Impacts Centre and Professor of Physical Geography, School of Earth Sciences, Macquarie University.

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Events

1976 - 1977
Career position - Research Fellow in the Department of Fuel and Combustion Science at the University of Leeds, UK
1977
Career position - Research Fellow in the Computer Group of the Department of Mathematics at the University of Salford, UK
1977 - 1982
Career position - Lecturer in Geography at the University of Liverpool, UK
1982 - 1986
Career position - Senior Lecturer in the Department of Geography at the University of Liverpool, UK
1986 - 1988
Career position - Reader in the Department of Geography at the University of Liverpool, UK
1988
Award - Gill Award received from the Royal Geographical Society
1988
Life event - Settled in Australia
1988
Career position - Personal Chair in the Department of Geography at the University of Liverpool, UK
1990
Award - R.H. Clarke Lecturer presented to the Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society
1993 - 1994
Career position - Chairman of the Government Advisory Committee on Women in Science, Engineering and Technology
1993 - 1996
Career position - Director of the Climatic Impacts Centre and Professor of Physical Geography at the School of Earth Sciences, Macquarie University
1993 - 1996
Career position - Affiliate Scientist at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
1996 -
Career position - Deputy Vice-Chancellor (research and development) at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
2000 -
Career position - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (FTSE)

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Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Books

  • Bhathal, Ragbir, Profiles, Australian women scientists, National Library of Australia, Canberra, 1999, 191 pp. Details
  • Henderson-Sellers, Ann and Blong, Russell, The Greenhouse Effect: Living in a Warmer Australia, New South Wales University Press, Sydney, 1989, 212 pp. Details

Online Resources

See also

  • Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering Handbook 2001, Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, Victoria, 2001, 271 pp. Details
  • Federation and Meteorology, 2001, http://www.austehc.unimelb.edu.au/fam/index_h.html. Details
  • Herd, Margaret (ed.), Who's Who in Australia 2002, 38 edn, Crown Content, Melbourne, 2001, 2020 pp. Details

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