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Biographical entry Sara, Vicki

FAA, FTSE

Born
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Endocrinologist

Summary

Vicki Sara returned to Australia in 1993 as Head of the School of Life Science at Queensland University of Technology after 17 years at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm. In 1996 she became Dean of Science. Her research is in the area of growth hormones and foetal brain development.

Details

Educated University of Sydney (BA, PhD)

Events

1976 - 1992
Career position - Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden
1993 -
Career position - Head of the Queensland University of Technology School of Life Science
1993
Award - Rolf Luft Medal received from the Karolinska Institute
1994
Award - Eccles Award received from the National Health & Medical Research Council of Australia
1995 - 1996
Career position - Director of the Cooperative Research Centre for Diagnostic Technologies
1996 -
Career position - Dean of Science at the Queensland University of Technology
1998 -
Career position - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (FTSE)
2001 -
Career position - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science (FAA)

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Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

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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