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Biographical entry Sleigh, Merilyn Joy (1948 - )

FTSE

Born
23 March 1948
Katoomba, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Scientist

Summary

Merilyn Sleigh's areas of interest include research and development, technological industries, biotechnology, pharmacology, and government organisations and institutions.

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1968 - 1970
Career position - Research Assistant at Riker Laboratories (Australia) Pty. Ltd.
1970 - 1988
Career position - Research Scientist at the CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation)
1984
Award - Boehringer Medal received from the Australian Biochemistry Society
1985 - 1990
Career position - Member of the Genetic Manipulation Advisory Committee
1987 - 1989
Career position - Member of the Industry Research and Development Board Biotechnology Committee
1988 - 1993
Career position - Assistant / Acting Chief of the CSIRO Division of Biomolecular Engineering
1990 - 1992
Career position - Member of the Institutional Grants Committee at the Australian Research Council
1991 - 1997
Career position - Visiting Professor at the University of New South Wales
1993 - 1997
Career position - Research Director at Peptech Ltd.
1996 -
Career position - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (FTSE)
1996 - 1998
Career position - Member of the Australian Research Council (ARC)
1997 -
Career position - Dean of the Faculty of Life Sciences at the University of New South Wales
1998 -
Career position - Board member of Food Science Australia
1998 -
Career position - Member of the Council of the Australian Institute of Marine Science
1999 -
Career position - Board member of Unisearch Ltd.

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

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