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Biographical entry McMullen, Gabrielle Lucy (1952 - )

Born
24 March 1952
Pakenham, Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Biochemist

Summary

Gabrielle McMullen was appointed Professor and Pro Vice-Chancellor (academic affairs) at the St Patrick's Campus of the Australian Catholic University, Fitzroy. Amongst her research interests is the history of science.

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Events

1973
Award - CSR Chemicals Prize received
1974
Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at Monash University
1977
Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at Monash University
1977 - 1979
Career position - Alexander von Humboldt Fellow at the Chemisches Institut at the University of Freiburg in Germany
1979 - 1981
Career position - Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft Research Fellow at the Chemisches Institut at the University of Freiburg in Germany
1981 - 1995
Career position - Dean of Mannix College and Senior Tutor/Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in the Department of Biochemistry at Monash University, Victoria
1986
Award - Citizen of the Year award received from the Shire of Pakenham
1995 - 2000
Career position - Rector at the Aquinas Campus of the Australian Catholic University in Ballarat, Victoria
2000 -
Career position - Professor and Pro Vice-Chancellor (academic affairs) at the St Patrick's Campus of the Australian Catholic University in Fitzroy, Victoria

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Book Sections

  • McMullen, Gabrielle L., 'The Influence of Alexander von Humboldt in Australia' in Preserving the Humboldt Tradition of Scholarship in Australia: Proceedings of the Fourteenth Biennial Conference of the Australian Association of von Humboldt Fellows, Finlayson, Trevor R., ed. (Melbourne: Australian Association of von Humboldt Fellows, 2012), pp. 21-30. Details

Journal Articles

  • McMullen, G.L., 'Gustav Thureau, the first Tasmanian Inspector of Mines and Government Mining geologist', Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania, 150 (1) (2016), 39-49. Details
  • McMullen, Gabrielle, 'A German Contribution to Colonial Science', Chemistry in Australia, 68 (9) (2001), 26-28. Details
  • McMullen, Gabrielle L., 'An Able Practical and Scientific Man: Gustav Adolph Hugo Thureau, German Trained Mining Gelogist', Historical Records of Australian Science, 11 (2) (1996), 149-177. http://www.publish.csiro.au/paper/HR9961120149.htm. Details
  • McMullen, Gabrielle L., 'Getting to Know Dr Müller: Accounts of Ferndinand von Müller in Victoria's Mid-Nineteenth-Century German Language Newspapers', Historical Records of Australian Science, 11 (3) (1997), 325-334. http://www.publish.csiro.au/paper/HR9971130325.htm. Details
  • McMullen, Gabrielle L., 'A German Mineralogist in Gold Rush Australia: August Theodor Abel (1802-1882)', Historical Records of Australian Science, 12 (2) (1998), 183-204. http://www.publish.csiro.au/paper/HR9981220183.htm. Details
  • McMullen, Gabrielle L., 'Johann August Kruse (1822-1895), Leader in Melbourne's Nineteenth-Century Chemical and Pharmaceutical Professions', Historical Records of Australian Science, 13 (1) (2000), 43-66. http://www.publish.csiro.au/paper/HR0001310043.htm. Details

Resources

Reviews

  • Beckler, Hermann, Entdeckungen in Australien: Briefe und Aufzeichnungen eines Deutschen 1855-1862 (Discoveries in Australia: a German's Letters and Papers 1855-1862). (2000)
    McMullen, Gabrielle L., Historical Records of Australian Science, 13 (3), (2001), 362-363. http://www.publish.csiro.au/nid/109/issue/3265.htm. Details

See also

  • Herd, Margaret ed., Who's Who in Australia 2002 (Melbourne: Crown Content, 2001), 2020 pp. Details

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