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Ducker, Sophie Charlotte (1909 - )

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Born: 9 April 1909  Germany

Ducker joined the staff of the Botany Department, University of Melbourne as a Technical Assistant in 1945, retiring as a senior lecturer in Botany in 1974. She is particularly interested in phycology - the study of seaweed.

Career Highlights

Born Dresden, Germany, 9 April 1909. Educated University of Melbourne (BSc 1952, DSc 1978, LLD (Hon) 1993. Research assistant, University of Melbourne 1945-57, lecturer in botany 1957-61, senior lecturer 1961-74, senior research associate since 1974. ANZAAS Mueller Medal 1996. Has an annual postgraduate scholarship endowed in her name.

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Structure based on ISAAR(CPF) - click here for an explanation of the fields.Prepared by: Carolyn Rasmussen & Rachel Tropea
Created: 4 September 2001
Modified: 20 March 2002

Published by Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre on AustehcWeb, October 2001
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Updated: 16 November 2009

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