Besly, M. A. (Mary Ann) (1929-1994)

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Besly, M. A. (1929-1994)
Besly, M. A. (Mary Ann)
Besly, Mary Ann Catherine (1929-1994)
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Zoologist
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Mary Besly was a lecturer in the School of Biological Sciences, University of Sydney, until her retirement in 1989.

Educated University of Sydney (BA 1938, BSc 1952, PhD 1963). Remained as a member of the academic staff of the University of Sydney until her retirement as Lecturer in the School of Biological Sciences in 1989. A garden in the University grounds has been named after her to recognise her service on the Students' Union and the Mary Besly Memorial Fund provides an annual award for a second-year student in Biological Sciences.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Besly, Mary Ann Catherine
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. 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

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