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Biographical entry O'Kane, Mary Josephine

FTSE

Born
Mount Morgan, Queensland, Australia
Occupation
Computer scientist

Summary

Mary Josephine O'Kane was Deputy Vice-Chancellor at the University of Adelaide from 1994-96, when she was appointed Vice-Chancellor. She was formerly Dean of the Faculty of Information Sciences and Engineering at the University of Canberra 1989-93. In previous years she spent some time at the Institute of Information Science at Turin University. She is a computer expert whose specialty is computer voice recognition.

Details

Events

1982
Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at Australian National University
1989 - 1993
Career position - Dean of the Faculty of Information Sciences and Engineering at the University of Canberra
1994 -
Career position - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (FTSE)
1994 - 1996
Career position - Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the University of Adelaide
1996 - 2001
Career position - Vice-Chancellor of the University of Adelaide

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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

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

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