Professor Mary Fauriel Lockett, Professor of Pharmacology 1963-1972 © 1960, The University of Western Australia Archives 5092P, courtesy of Studio of Miles and Kaye.

Professor Mary Fauriel Lockett, Professor of Pharmacology 1963-1972 © 1960, The University of Western Australia Archives 5092P, courtesy of Studio of Miles & Kaye.

Women who achieve 'firsts'

Life sentences

Dr Karen Fox, PhD ’09, explores tales of path-breaking women in the Australian Dictionary of Biography.

Readers of the Australian Dictionary of Biography (ADB) often find that it’s easy to lose oneself in its stories, turning pages or following links from one fascinating life to another.