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Biographical entry McMullen, Gabrielle Lucy (1952 - )

Born
24 March 1952
Pakenham, Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Biochemist

Summary

Gabrielle McMullen was appointed Professor and Pro Vice-Chancellor (academic affairs) at the St Patrick's Campus of the Australian Catholic University, Fitzroy. Amongst her research interests is the history of science.

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Events

1973
Award - CSR Chemicals Prize received
1974
Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at Monash University
1977
Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at Monash University
1977 - 1979
Career position - Alexander von Humboldt Fellow at the Chemisches Institut at the University of Freiburg in Germany
1979 - 1981
Career position - Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft Research Fellow at the Chemisches Institut at the University of Freiburg in Germany
1981 - 1995
Career position - Dean of Mannix College and Senior Tutor/Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in the Department of Biochemistry at Monash University, Victoria
1986
Award - Citizen of the Year award received from the Shire of Pakenham
1995 - 2000
Career position - Rector at the Aquinas Campus of the Australian Catholic University in Ballarat, Victoria
2000 -
Career position - Professor and Pro Vice-Chancellor (academic affairs) at the St Patrick's Campus of the Australian Catholic University in Fitzroy, Victoria

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Book Sections

  • McMullen, Gabrielle L., 'The Influence of Alexander von Humboldt in Australia', in Finlayson, Trevor R. (ed.), Preserving the Humboldt Tradition of Scholarship in Australia: Proceedings of the Fourteenth Biennial Conference of the Australian Association of von Humboldt Fellows, Australian Association of von Humboldt Fellows, Melbourne, 2012, pp. 21-30. Details

Journal Articles

  • McMullen, Gabrielle, 'A German Contribution to Colonial Science', Chemistry in Australia, vol. 68, no. 9, 2001, pp. 26-28. Details
  • McMullen, Gabrielle L., 'An Able Practical and Scientific Man: Gustav Adolph Hugo Thureau, German Trained Mining Gelogist', Historical Records of Australian Science, vol. 11, no. 2, 1996, pp. 149-177. Also available at http://www.publish.csiro.au/paper/HR9961120149.htm. Details
  • McMullen, Gabrielle L., 'Getting to Know Dr Müller: Accounts of Ferndinand von Müller in Victoria's Mid-Nineteenth-Century German Language Newspapers', Historical Records of Australian Science, vol. 11, no. 3, 1997, pp. 325-334. Also available at http://www.publish.csiro.au/paper/HR9971130325.htm. Details
  • McMullen, Gabrielle L., 'A German Mineralogist in Gold Rush Australia: August Theodor Abel (1802-1882)', Historical Records of Australian Science, vol. 12, no. 2, 1998, pp. 183-204. Also available at http://www.publish.csiro.au/paper/HR9981220183.htm. Details
  • McMullen, Gabrielle L., 'Johann August Kruse (1822-1895), Leader in Melbourne's Nineteenth-Century Chemical and Pharmaceutical Professions', Historical Records of Australian Science, vol. 13, no. 1, 2000, pp. 43-66. Also available at http://www.publish.csiro.au/paper/HR0001310043.htm. Details

Reviews

  • McMullen, Gabrielle L., review of Beckler, Hermann, Entdeckungen in Australien: Briefe und Aufzeichnungen eines Deutschen 1855-1862 (Discoveries in Australia: a German's Letters and Papers 1855-1862). (2000), Historical Records of Australian Science, vol. 13, no. 3, 2001, pp. 362-363. Also available at http://www.publish.csiro.au/nid/109/issue/3265.htm. Details

Online Resources

See also

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

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