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Biographical entry Gott, Elizabeth (Beth) (c. 1922 - )

c. 1922
Author, Botanist and Ethnobotanist


Plant physiologist Elizabeth Gott is an Honorary Research Fellow at the School of Biological Sciences, Monash University.

Her particular area of interest and expertise is the traditional significance and uses of indigenous Australian plants.

Gott has written many papers on the use of indigenous plants in south-east Australia.



c. 1980
Career event - Began working for Monash University as a Botanist

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Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions


  • Hooker, Claire, Irresistible Forces: Australian Women in Science, Melbourne University Press, Carlton, 2004, 215 pp. Details

Newspaper Articles


  • Gott, Beth, review of Joyce, E. Bernie and McCann, Douglas A., Burke and Wills: the Scientific Legacy of the Victorian Exploring Expedition (2011), Australian Systematic Botany Society Newsletter, vol. 150, 2012, pp. 57-9. Details

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