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Biographical entry Street, Anne Penfold (1932 - )

Born
11 October 1932
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Mathematician and Educator

Summary

Anne Street, a mathematician specialising in combinatorics, has occupied positions at universities, both within Australia and abroad, since 1953.

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Events

1953 - 1954
Career position - Tutor in Chemistry at the University Women's College, Melbourne
1954
Education - Bachelor of Science with Honours (BSc (Hons)) completed at the University of Melbourne
1954 - 1956
Career position - Demonstrator in Chemistry at the University of Melbourne
1956
Education - Master of Science (MSc) in Chemistry completed at the University of Melbourne
1957
Career position - Tutor in Chemistry at the University of Melbourne
1966
Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Mathematics completed at the University of Illinois, USA
1966 - 1967
Career position - Teaching Assistant in Mathematics at the University of Illinois, USA
1967 - 1970
Career position - Lecturer in Mathematics at the University of Queensland
1969 - 1970
Career position - Izaac Walton Killam Memorial Postdoctoral Fellow in Mathematics at the University of Alberta, Canada
1970 - 1974
Career position - Senior Lecturer in Mathematics at the University of Queensland
August 1973
Career position - Visitor in the Department of Mathematics at McGill University in Canada
September 1973 - December 1973
Career position - Visiting Associate Professor in the Department of Pure Mathematics at the University of Waterloo in Canada
1974
Career position - Director of the Combinatorial Mathematics Society of Australasia
1975 - 1985
Career position - Reader in Mathematics at the University of Queensland
July 1980 - August 1980
Career position - Visitor in the Department of Mathematics at the University of Reading, UK
September 1980 - October 1980
Career position - Visiting Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Manitoba in Canada
November 1980 - December 1980
Career position - Visitor in the Department of Mathematics at the University of Illinois, USA
September 1981
Career position - Visiting Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Manitabo, Canada
January 1982
Career position - Visitor in the Department of Mathematics at the University of Western Australia
January 1983 - February 1983
Career position - Visiting Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Manitoba, Canada
January 1984 - April 1984
Career position - Visiting Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Manitoba, Canada
April 1984 - June 1984
Career position - Visiting Professor in the Department of Mathematics at Auburn University in Alabama, USA
1985 -
Career position - Professor of Mathematics (personal chair) at the University of Queensland
July 1986
Career position - Visiting Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Manitoba, Canada
September 1987 - December 1987
Career position - Visiting Erskine Fellow in the Department of Mathematics at the University of Canterbury in Christchurch, New Zealand
1989
Career position - Director of the Combinatorial Mathematics Society of Australasia
1990 - 1997
Career position - Director of the Centre for Combinatorics at the University of Queensland
March 1990 - April 1990
Career position - Visiting Professor in the Department of Algebra, Combinatorics and Analysis at Auburn University in Alabama, USA
1991 -
Career position - Australian Senior Research Fellow at the University of Queensland
1997 -
Career position - Director of the Centre for Discrete Mathematics and Computing at the University of Queensland

Archival resources

National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection

  • Biographical cuttings on Anne Street, Professor, mathematician, Cuttings Files BIOG; National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection. Details

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

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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