Cory, Suzanne, (AC) (1942-)

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Cory, Suzanne, (AC, FAA, FRS) (1942-)
Cory, Suzanne (1942-)
Field of activity
Biochemist; Molecular Oncology; Molecular oncologist
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http://nla.gov.au/nla.party-754072

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Suzanne Cory has been Director of the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research since 1996. She spent three years undertaking postdoctoral studies at the University of Geneva, aside from which she has spent the entirety of her working life at the Hall Institute, spending 8 years as Joint Head of the Molecular Biology Unit with her husband, Jerry Adams, before her appointment as Director. In 1998 she received the Australia Prize.

Cory completed a Bachelor of Science (1964) and Master of Science (1965) at the University of Melbourne, before being awarded her PhD by Cambridge University in 1968.

Since then she has been nominated Queen Elizabeth II Fellow, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research 1972-74; Roche Fellow 1974-76; Research Fellow 1977; Senior Research Fellow 1978-83; Principal Research Fellow 1984-88; Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science 1986; Senior Principal Research Fellow and Joint Head, Molecular Biology Unit 1988-96; Director from 1996; International Research Scholar, Howard Hughes Medical Institute from 1992; Fellow of the Royal Society 1992; Research Professor of Molecular Oncology, University of Melbourne from 1993; Burnet Lecturer, Australian Academy of Science 1997; and Fellow, Royal Society of Victoria 1997.

Awards include the David Syme Prize, University of Melbourne 1982; the Avon Australia "Spirit of Achievement" Award 1992; the Lemberg Medal, Australian Society for Biochemistry & Molecular Biology 1995; and the Australia Prize 1998.

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Suzanne Cory has been Director of the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research since 1996. Apart from 3 years of postdoctoral studies at the University of Geneva, she spent all of her working life at the Hall Institute, moving gradually up the ladder and spending 8 years as Joint Head of the Molecular Biology Unit, together with her husband, Jerry Adams, before her appointment as Director.

  • Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at the University of Melbourne
  • Education - Master of Science (MSc) completed at the University of Melbourne
  • Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at the University of Cambridge, UK
  • Career position - Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Geneva
  • Career position - Queen Elizabeth II Fellow at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
  • Career position - Roche Fellow at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
  • Career position - Research Fellow at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
  • Career position - Senior Research Fellow at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
  • Award - David Syme Research Prize received from the University of Melbourne
  • Career position - Principal Research Fellow at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
  • Career position - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science (FAA)
  • Career position - Senior Principal Research Fellow and Joint Head of the Molecular Biology Unit at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
  • Award - Avon Australia Award received
  • Award - Fellow of the Royal Society (FRS)
  • Career position - International Research Scholar at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute
  • Career position - Research Professor of Molecular Oncology at the University of Melbourne
  • Award - Lemberg Medal received from the Australian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Career position - Director of the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
  • Career position - Professor of Medical Biology at the University of Melbourne
  • Award - Burnet Lecturer at the Australian Academy of Science
  • Award - Fellow of the Royal Society of Victoria
  • Award - Australia Prize received
  • Award - Companion of the Order of Australia (AC)

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Australian Women's Register

  1. Cory, Suzanne
    Published: National Foundation for Australian Women
    Series: IspartOf The Australian Women's Register
  2. The Encyclopedia of Women and Leadership in Twentieth-Century Australia
    Smart, Judith and Swain, Shurlee (eds)
    [2014]
    Published: Australian Women's Archives Project
  3. Where are the Women in Australian science?
    Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre
    [2003]
    Published: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre
  4. Who's Who in Australia 2002
    Herd, Margaret
    [Melbourne]
    Published: Crown Content

Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Cory, Suzanne
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Interview: Suzanne Cory
    Published: 1997
    Series: WISENET Journal, 45, November
  3. Profiles, Australian women scientists
    Bhathal, Ragbir
    Published: National Library of Australia, Canberra, 1999
  4. Professor Suzanne Cory PhD, FAA, FRS
    Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
    Published: 2002
  5. 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
  6. Who's Who in Australia 2002
    Herd, Margaret
    Published: Crown Content, Melbourne, 2001

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  1. TRIBUTES TO EMERITUS PROFESSOR FRANK FENNER AC
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  3. FREE AND CHEAP: In Brief.(Living)
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  4. T-cell lymphomas mask slower developing B-lymphoid and myeloid tumours in transgenic mice with broad haemopoietic expression of MYC.(Original Paper)
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