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Biographical entry Wallace, Carden

Occupation
Museum curator, Museum director and Marine scientist

Summary

Carden Wallace was appointed as director of the Museum of Tropical Queensland in the late 1990s. She has published many papers and reports in the area of marine research. Her research is focussed on biogeography and biodiversity.

Details

Events

1970
Education - Bachelor of Science with Honours (BSc (Hons)) completed at the University of Queensland
1970 - 1976
Career position - Curator of Lower Vertebrates at the Queensland Museum
1979
Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at the University of Queensland
1979 - 1980
Career position - Research Scientist at the Australian Institute if Marine Science (AIMS) in Townsville, Queensland
1980 - 1985
Career position - Research Fellow in Marine Biology at James Cook University of North Queensland
1985 - 1987
Career position - Worked at the Bureau of Flora and Fauna in Canberra
1987 - c. 1997
Career position - Curator in Charge of the Museum of Tropical Queensland
c. 1997 -
Career position - Director of the Museum of Tropical Queensland

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Online Resources

Ailie Smith