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Biographical entry Griffith, June Clare (1924 - 1978)

6 November 1924
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
4 October 1978
Chemist and Science educator


June Griffith worked with A.E. Alexander from 1950-1964, before being appointed lecturer and later senior lecturer at the University of New South Wales. She undertook research into the chemistry and physics of wool.


Educated New South Wales University of Technology (BSc 1952), University of New South Wales (MSc) and University of Sydney (PhD).


1950 - 1964
Career position - Seconded from CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation) to work with A E Alexander at University of New South Wales then at University of Sydney
1966 - 1968
Career position - Lecturer in Chemistry in the School of Chemistry at the University of New South Wales
1968 - 1978
Career position - Senior Lecturer and Director of first-year classes in chemistry at the University of New South Wales

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions


Rosanne Walker