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Biographical entry Stanley, Neville Fenton (1918 - 1984)

Born
7 October 1918
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Died
October 1984
Western Australia, Australia
Occupation
Microbiologist

Summary

Neville Stanley was Professor of Microbiology at the University of Western Australia for over twenty five years.

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Events

1942
Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at the University of Adelaide
1944 - 1946
Career position - Assistant Bacteriologist in the McIlrath Department of Pathology at Prince Henry Hospital in Sydney
1946 - 1948
Career position - Senior Research Officer in the Institute of Epidemiology and Preventative Medicine at Prince Henry Hospital, Sydney
1948 - 1954
Career position - Acting Director of the Institute of Epidemiology and Preventative Medicine at Prince Henry Hospital in Sydney
1953
Education - Doctor of Science (DSc) received from the University of Adelaide
1954
Career position - Australian Delegate to the 3rd International Polio Congress in Rome
1954 - 1956
Career position - Director of the Institute of Epidemiology and Preventative Medicine at Prince Henry Hospital, Sydney
1956 - 1983
Career position - Consultant in Microbiology to the Department if Public Health in Western Australia
1956 - 1983
Career position - Professor of Microbiology at the University of Western Australia
1956 - 1983
Career position - Director of the Clinical Diagnosis Microbiology Service at Queen Elizabeth II Medical Centre, Perth
1958
Career position - Delegate to the VI International Congress of Tropical Medicine in Lisbon
1961 - 1983
Career position - Dean of the Faculty of Science at the University of Western Australia
1964
Career position - Fulbright Scholar and Visiting Professor of Biology at the University of Notre Dame, USA
1966 - 1971
Career position - Member of the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
1967
Career position - Ross Memorial Lecturer
1968
Career position - President of the Australian Society for Microbiology
1976 - 1977
Career position - President of the Australian Society for Immunology
1981
Career position - Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand Association for the Advancement of Science (ANZAAS)

Archival resources

National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection

  • Biographical cuttings on Neville Fenton Stanley, Professor, microbiologist, Cuttings Files BIOG; National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection. Details

Published resources

Book Sections

  • Lefroy, R. B., 'Stanley, Neville Fenton (1918-1984), Microbiologist', in Australian Dictionary of Biography, vol. 18, 2012, p. 449. Details

Edited Books

  • Stanley, Neville (ed.), Faculty of Medicine, the University of Western Australia: the first quarter century (1957-1982), Faculty of Medicine, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, W.A., 1982, 175 pp. Details

Journal Articles

  • Refshauge, William, 'Neville Fenton Stanley', Medical Journal of Australia, vol. 143, September, 1985, pp. 214-5. Details
  • Stanley, N. F., 'Teaching of Science in University and School', Australian Journal of Science, vol. 23, 1961, pp. 327-330. Details

Online Resources

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