Davies, Valerie Todd (1920-)

Also known as
Davies, Valerie Ethel (1920-)
Davies, Valerie Todd (1920-2012)
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Museum curator; Zoologist
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Valerie Davies was appointed Curator of Arachnids at the Queensland Museum in 1972. She built up the collection by organising and attending numerous expeditions and systematically sorted and identified each specimen herself. Davies has authored over forty publications.

  • Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at Otago University in New Zealand
  • Education - Master of Science with Honours (MSc (Hons)) completed at Otago University, New Zealand
  • Career position - Research Assistant in the Department of Pharmacology at the University of Otago, New Zealand
  • Career position - Assistant Lecturer in Zoology at the University of Otago in New Zealand
  • Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at Somerville College, Oxford, UK
  • Career position - Nuffield Research Fellow in the Department of Zoology at the University of Otago, New Zealand
  • Career position - Tutor in the Department of Zoology (part-time) at the University of Queensland
  • Career position - Curator of Arachnids at the Queensland Museum
  • Career position - Research Curator at the Queensland Museum
  • Career position - Honorary Consultant for the Department of Entomology at the University of Queensland
  • Career position - Senior Curator at the Queensland Museum
  • Career position - Participant in to Hinchenbrook Island
  • Life event - Retired
  • Career position - Vice-President of the Centre Internationale Documentaire Arachnologique

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Davies, Valerie Ethel
    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
  3. Brilliant Careers: Women Collectors and Illustrators in Queensland
    McKay, Judith
    Published: Queensland Museum, Brisbane, 1997

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  1. Australian spiders (Araneae) : collection, preservation and identification / Valerie Todd Davies
    Davies, Valerie Todd, 1920- 2012
    [ Book : 1986 ]
    At 36 libraries
    Australian spiders (Araneae) : collection, preservation and identification / Valerie Todd Davies
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  1. Family Notices
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 8 September 1930 p 8 Family Notices
    ... . and Mrs. Edward G. Glass—a daughter (Valerie Joyce). MACKAY.—August 29, to the wife of Harry Mackay ... , Gordon, and Kenneth, aged 56 years. TODD.—September 7, 1930, at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Henery ... 3505 words
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  2. News and Gossip for Women Norma Todd "Belle" at F.C.J. Past Pupils' Ball
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    ... jew ·o ' I __________ Norma Todd "Belle" at F.C.J. Past Pupils' Ball Decidedly most successful and ... . Dean Ryan, P.P.   Belle of the Ball was Miss Norma Todd, recently of Benalla but now of Melbourne ... 987 words
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  1. THE MATURE FEMALE AND MALE GRADUNGULA WOODWARDI FORSTER (ARANEAE: HYPOCHILOMORPHAE: GRADUNGULIDAE)
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  3. Publisher Correction: protein-altering variants associated with body mass index implicate pathways that control energy intake and expenditure in obesity
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  1. INDEX TO LIST OF PERMANENT OFFICERS OF THE COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC SERVICE ON THE 30TH OF JUNE, 1920. CENTRAL STAFFS.
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  3. Treasury AUSTRAM CORPORATION LIMITED AT 31ST DECEMBER 1985
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