Nashar, Beryl (1923-)

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Nashar, B. (1923-)
Nashar, B. (Beryl) (1923-2012)
Nashar, Beryl, (Professor, OBE) (1923-2012)
Nashar, Beryl, OBE (1923-2012)
Nashar, Beryl (1923-2012)
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Political Activist; Geologist
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Nashar was Head, Department of Geology, Newcastle University College and University of Newcastle 1961-1980, Associate Professor 1964-1965, Professor of Geology 1965-1980 and Emeritus Professor since 1980. She was the first Australian to be awarded a PhD in geology from an Australian University and the first woman dean of science in an Australian university. Her early research addressed the geology of the Stanhope district in the Hunter Valley. This was later extended to embrace the mineralogy, geochemistry and genetic relations of the Carboniferous and Permian andesitic associations of eastern New South Wales, and the conditions of formation of secondary minerals in these andesitic and basic rocks. She was appointed OBE - The Order of the British Empire - Officer (Civil) - 1 January 1972 for her work in education and international relations.

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Beryl Nashar was Head, Department of Geology, Newcastle University College and University of Newcastle 1961-1980, Associate Professor 1964-1965, Professor of Geology 1965-1980 and Emeritus Professor since 1980. She was the first Australian to be awarded a PhD in geology from an Australian University and the first woman dean of science in an Australian university. Her early research addressed the geology of the Stanhope district in the Hunter Valley. This was later extended to embrace the mineralogy, geochemistry and genetic relations of the Carboniferous and Permian andesitic associations of eastern New South Wales, and the conditions of formation of secondary minerals in these andesitic and basic rocks.

  • Career position - Demonstrator in Geology at University of Sydney
  • Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at the University of Sydney
  • Career position - Demonstrator in Geology at University of Sydney
  • Education - Diploma of Education (DipEd) completed at the University of Sydney
  • Career position - Demonstrator in Geology at the University of Tasmania
  • Career position - Rotary Foundation Fellow at the University of Cambridge, UK
  • Career position - Research Geologist at the University of Tasmania
  • Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at the University of Tasmania
  • Career position - Lecturer at Newcastle University College
  • Career position - Senior Lecturer at Newcastle University College
  • Career position - Head of the Department of Geology at Newcastle University College and University of Newcastle
  • Career position - Associate Professor at Newcastle University College and University of Newcastle
  • Career position - President of the Australian Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs
  • Career position - Professor of Geology at the University of Newcastle
  • Award - Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE)
  • Career position - President of the International Federation of Business and Professional Women
  • Award - Woman of the Year award received from the UN Association in Sydney
  • Career position - Emeritus Professor at the University of Newcastle
  • Career position - Director of the Newcastle Permanent Building Society
  • Career position - Chairman of the Newcastle Permanent Building Society
  • Award - Medal for Meritorious Service received
  • Award - Distinguished Service Medal received from the Australian Red Cross
  • Award - Jean Arnot Award for Outstanding Commitment to Women received from the Australian Federation of Business and Professional Women

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Resources for Beryl Nashar

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Australian Women's Register

  1. Nashar, Beryl
    Published: National Foundation for Australian Women
    Series: IspartOf The Australian Women's Register
  2. Interview with Professor Beryl Nashar [conducted by Ms Nessy Allen on 1 March 2001]
    Australian Academy of Science
    Series: IspartOf Video Histories of Australian Scientists
  3. Nashar, Beryl (1923 - ), Biographical Entry
    [2002]
    Published: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre
    Series: IspartOf Bright Sparcs
  4. Faith, Hope and Charity Australian Women and Imperial Honours: 1901-1989
    Australian Women's Archives Project
    [2003]
    Published: Australian Women's Archives Project
  5. Where are the Women in Australian science?
    Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre
    [2003]
    Published: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre
  6. Portrait of Beryl Nashar [picture]
    [1998]

Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Nashar, Beryl
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Test Tubes and White Jackets: the Careers of Two Australian Women Scientists [Beryl Nashar and Nancy Millis]
    Allen, Nessy
    Published: 1997
    Series: Journal of Australian Studies, 52, 126-137
  3. Interview with Professor Beryl Nashar
    Allen, Nessy
    Published: Australian Academy of Science, 2002
    Series: Interviews with Australian scientists
  4. Where are the Women in Australian Science?
    McCarthy, Gavan; Morgan, Helen; Smith, Ailie; van den Bosch, Alan
    Published: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, 2003
  5. Who's Who in Australia 2002
    Herd, Margaret
    Published: Crown Content, Melbourne, 2001

Resources by Beryl Nashar (13)

  1. The geology of the Hunter Valley / by Beryl Nashar
    Nashar, Beryl, 1923-2012
    [ Book : 1964-1965 ]
    At 37 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 23.992)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 23.992)

  2. Geology of the Sydney basin / by Beryl Nashar
    Nashar, Beryl
    [ Book : 1967-1986 ]
    At 42 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 21.44)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 21.44)

  3. Beryl Nashar interviewed by Amy McGrath
    Nashar, Beryl, 1923-2012
    [ Sound : 1980 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 15.429)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 15.429)

  4. Man's island in space / [by] Colin Keay [and] Beryl Nashar
    Keay, Colin
    [ Book : 1975 ]
    At 10 libraries
    Man's island in space / [by] Colin Keay [and] Beryl Nashar
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 9.895)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 9.895)

  5. The first twenty five years in Department of Geology, Newcastle University College and the University of Newcastle / by Beryl Nashar
    Nashar, Beryl, 1923-2012
    [ Book : 1978 ]
    At 9 libraries
    The first twenty five years in Department of Geology, Newcastle University College and the University of Newcastle / by Beryl Nashar
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 6.292)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 6.292)

  6. Hunter valley : carboniferous geology / B. Nashar, B.A. Engel and S.W. McKnight
    Nashar, Beryl, 1923-2012
    [ Conference Proceedings : 1976 ]
    At Mineral Resources
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 5.183)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 5.183)

  7. Professor Beryl Nashar in interview with Nessy Allen
    Australian Academy of Science
    [ Video : 2001 ]
    Possibly online
    At Newcastle Region Lib
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 4.752)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 4.752)

  8. Hunter valley : carboniferous geology / B. Nashar, B.A. Engel and S.W. McKnight
    Nashar, Beryl, 1923-2012
    [ Conference Proceedings : 1976 ]
    At Mineral Resources
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 4.706)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 4.706)

  9. Geology syllabus for Forms V and VI : teaching notes / prepared by Professor B. Nashar and staff of the University of Newcastle
    Nashar, Beryl, 1923-2012
    [ Book : 1960-1969 ]
    At 4 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 4.685)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 4.685)

  10. The first twenty-five years in Department of Geology, Newcastle University College and the University of Newcastle, N.S.W. / by Beryl Nashar
    Nashar, Beryl
    [ Book : 1977 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 4.47)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 4.47)

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  1. Beryl Nashar interviewed by Amy McGrath
    Nashar, Beryl, 1923-2012
    [ Sound : 1980 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 15.459)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 15.459)

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  1. Website: Australian Academy of Science
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  1. Beryl Nashar OBC in interview with Ms Nessy Allen, Newcastle 1 March 2001
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    [ Video : 2001 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  2. Professor Beryl Nashar Interview (Vh)
    Australian Academy of Science
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  3. Professor Howard Worner in interview with David Salt
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  4. Proceedings of the Outstanding Older Women Scientists Forum held at the National Library of Australia on 1 September 1999
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  1. The geology of the Myall Lakes especially the Boolambayte Lake area / Beryl Nashar
    Nashar, Beryl
    [ Book : 1960 ]
    At Newcastle Region Lib
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  2. Dr. Beryl Nashar : photographs and paper cuttings / [compiled by Newcastle Region Public Library]
    [ Book : 1986 ]
    At Newcastle Region Lib
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  3. "The emergence of the new woman : The Peg Magoffin Memorial Lecture / delivered by Beryl Nashar
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    [ Book : 1976 ]
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  1. HERE FOR TALKS
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 4 June 1963 p 9 Article Illustrated
    ... here for talks ■rattaragsmaatt imimm— Dr. Beryl Nashar ... 8 words
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  2. Problems Of Migrants
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Thursday 6 June 1963 p 2 Article
    ... Problems Of Migrants Sir,—Dr. Beryl Nashar said (The Canberra Times, June 4) that migrant parents ... 229 words
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  3. EDUCATION "VITAL" FOR FULL BENEFITS
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 4 June 1963 p 9 Article
    ... , Dr. Beryl Nashar said yesterday. Dr. Nashar is the senior lecturer in charge ox the Department of ... , of which she is first vice-president. Dr. Nashar said she had lectured to many New Australian ... 412 words
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  1. [Biographical cuttings on Beryl Nashar, educationalist, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
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  2. [Biographical cuttings on Prof. Beryl El Nashar, academic, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
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  3. Press clipping 'Seaham celebrates its centenary 1838-1938
    Nashar, Beryl, Professor (Donor)
    [ Unpublished : 1938 ]
    At UON Library
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  1. Test tubes and white jackets: the careers of two Australian women scientists
    Allen, Nessy
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    [ Article : 1997 ]
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  2. Gosford District Hospital, Nurses' Graduation Ceremony Programme
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  3. Senior women scientists honoured in the International Year of Older Persons
    Bishop, Bronwyn; Liberal Party of Australia
    [ Article : 1999 ]
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  4. Women in the Queen's Birthday Honours List
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  1. EDUCATION ACT, 1961 Resignation of Member of the Secondary Schools Board
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 2 July 1976 [Issue No.88] p 2815

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    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 2 July 1976 [Issue No.88] p 2815

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  3. EDUCATION ACT, 1961-1968 APPOINTMENT OF MEMBERS OF THE SECONDARY SCHOOLS BOARD
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 8 May 1970 [Issue No.60] p 1692

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