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Biographical entry O'Reilly, Suzanne Yvette (1946 - )

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Born
3 February 1946
Cootamundra, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Educator and Earth scientist

Summary

Suzanne O'Reilly research interests include the integration of geophysical, petrological and petrophysical data to construct realistic lithospheric models, the geochemistry and evolution of the mantle and lower crust, the geochemistry and origin of basaltic rocks and their high-pressure xenoliths, and the relationship between mantle geochemistry, volcanic activity, tectonic environment and economic deposits.

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1967 - 1969
Career position - Teaching Fellow in the Department of Geology at the University of Sydney
1970
Award - Edgeworth David Travelling Scholar at the University of Sydney
1971
Career position - Teaching Fellow in the Department of Geology at the University of Sydney
1980 - 1983
Career position - Tutor/Senior Tutor at Macquarie University, New South Wales
1980 - 1983
Career position - Lecturer at Macquarie University, New South Wales
1982
Career position - Leader of the first Australian Academic Science Petrological Delegation to China
1983 - 1985
Career position - Senior Lecturer at Macquarie University, New South Wales
1985
Career position - Royal Society/Australian Academy of Science Visiting Fellow at Cambridge, UK
1985 - 1990
Career position - Associate Professor in the School of Earth Sciences at Macquarie University in New South Wales
1986 - 1998
Career position - Head of Geology at Macquarie University, New South Wales - various periods
1987 - 1991
Career position - Foundation Coordinator of the Centre Isotope Studies for Universities Consortium
1988 - 1990
Career position - Acting Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research) at Macquarie University in New South Wales for various periods
1989
Career position - Elected Fellow of the Mineralogical Society of America
1990 -
Career position - Professor of Geology at Macquarie University, New South Wales
1991 -
Career position - Professor of Earth Sciences (Personal Chair) at Macquarie University, New South Wales
1991
Career position - Member of the Australian Research Council (ARC) Earth Sciences Subpanel
1991 - 1995
Career position - Director of the Centre for Petrology and Lithospheric Studies in the School of Earth Sciences at Macquarie University, New South Wales
1993
Career position - Chair of the Australian Research Council (ARC) Earth Sciences Subpanel
1995 -
Career position - Foundation Director of the Australian Research Council (ARC) National Key Centre for Geochemical Evolution and Metallogeny of Continents (GEMOC) in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at Macquarie University, New South Wales
2002 -
Career position - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science (FAA)

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See also

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

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