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Dr. Gabrielle Persley J.

Research Project Director

The Crawford Fund

HQ Phone: +61 8 9339 0762

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The Crawford Fund

Level 3 10 National Circuit

Barton, Australian Capital Territory 2600

Australia

Company Description

It was towards the end of his career that Derek designed, constructed and launched the Crawford Fund and named it for his friend and mentor, Sir John Crawford. The Crawford Fund was dedicated to the pursuit of Sir John's ideals in the development of natio ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Senior Advisor To the Director General

International Livestock Research Institute

Biotechnology Manager

ISNAR

Affiliations

Scientific Advisor
World Bank

Advisor On Biotechnology-Related Matters
CAB International

Advisor On Biotechnology-Related Matters
Asian Development Bank

Advisor On Biotechnology-Related Matters
International Council for Science

Advisory Board Member
International Society for Plant Pathology

Member In the General Division
Order

Member of the Advisory Board
Food Security

Member of the Advisory Board
ISPP/Springer

Board Member
ISAAA

Board Member
Agribiotech Applications

Founder Director and Chair
The Doyle Foundation

Profesional Expert
Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research

Foundation Staff Member
Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research

Senior Advisor
PBS

Education

M.Sc

Microbiology

University of Queensland , Australia

Ph.D.

Microbiology

University of Queensland , Australia

doctorate

microbiology

University of Queensland

Web References (193 Total References)


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Dr Gabrielle Persley Gabrielle Persley is currently the Research Project Director at the Crawford Fund Australia, with special interests in biotechnology, biosafety and their impact on food security.
She was a Senior Advisor for PBS in Kenya from 2006-2011, during the preparation of the Kenya Biosafety Bill, as well as for the International Livestock Research Institute from 2002-2011, responsible for the development of a shared research facility (Biosciences eastern and central Africa), open to African scientists and students. She also worked at the World Bank, based in Washington DC from 1991-2001 as a Biotechnology Advisor, preparing and evaluating World Bank loans in science and technology. From 1988-90 she was a Biotechnology Manager at ISNAR, in the Netherlands. Gabrielle earned her Ph.D. and M.Sc in Microbiology from the University of Queensland, Australia. She was a Series Editor of CABI (UK) Agricultural Biotechnology Series (25 monographs published in the series) and Chair of the Doyle Foundation, a Scottish based charity that promotes the role of science and technology in development, especially in Africa. Gabrielle's biosafety-related achievements include co authoring the World Bank Biosafety Guidelines: "Enabling the Safe Use of Biotechnology"; authoring the International Council of Science (ICSU) meta analysis on "New genetics, food and agriculture: scientific discoveries-societal dilemmas"; and authoring a World Bank/CGIAR Publication on "Agricultural Biotechnology and the Poor". She focuses her work in Australia, Kenya, Uganda, Indonesia, Vietnam, the South Pacific, and India. What excites Gabrielle most about biosafety is that it provides the essential building block for the safe applications of new technologies that can reduce poverty and ensure food security for millions of people in the developing world.


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Gabrielle Persley

Adjunct Associate Professor
Gabrielle Persley is currently the Research Project Director at the Crawford Fund Australia, with special interests in biotechnology, biosafety and their impact on food security. She was a Senior Advisor for PBS in Kenya from 2006-2011, during the preparation of the Kenya Biosafety Bill, as well as for the International Livestock Research Institute from 2002-2011, responsible for the development of a shared research facility (Biosciences eastern and central Africa), open to African scientists and students. She also worked at the World Bank, based in Washington DC from 1991-2001 as a Biotechnology Advisor, preparing and evaluating World Bank loans in science and technology. From 1988-90 she was a Biotechnology Manager at ISNAR, in the Netherlands. Gabrielle earned her Ph.D. and M.Sc in Microbiology from the University of Queensland, Australia. She was a Series Editor of CABI (UK) Agricultural Biotechnology Series (25 monographs published in the series) and Chair of the Doyle Foundation, a Scottish based charity that promotes the role of science and technology in development, especially in Africa. Gabrielle's biosafety-related achievements include co authoring the World Bank Biosafety Guidelines: "Enabling the Safe Use of Biotechnology"; authoring the International Council of Science (ICSU) meta analysis on "New genetics, food and agriculture: scientific discoveries-societal dilemmas"; and authoring a World Bank/CGIAR Publication on "Agricultural Biotechnology and the Poor". She focuses her work in Australia, Kenya, Uganda, Indonesia, Vietnam, the South Pacific, and India. What excites Gabrielle most about biosafety is that it provides the essential building block for the safe applications of new technologies that can reduce poverty and ensure food security for millions of people in the developing world.


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Gabrielle Persley

Adjunct Associate Professor
Gabrielle Persley is currently the Research Project Director at the Crawford Fund Australia, with special interests in biotechnology, biosafety and their impact on food security. She was a Senior Advisor for PBS in Kenya from 2006-2011, during the preparation of the Kenya Biosafety Bill, as well as for the International Livestock Research Institute from 2002-2011, responsible for the development of a shared research facility (Biosciences eastern and central Africa), open to African scientists and students. She also worked at the World Bank, based in Washington DC from 1991-2001 as a Biotechnology Advisor, preparing and evaluating World Bank loans in science and technology. From 1988-90 she was a Biotechnology Manager at ISNAR, in the Netherlands. Gabrielle earned her Ph.D. and M.Sc in Microbiology from the University of Queensland, Australia. She was a Series Editor of CABI (UK) Agricultural Biotechnology Series (25 monographs published in the series) and Chair of the Doyle Foundation, a Scottish based charity that promotes the role of science and technology in development, especially in Africa. Gabrielle's biosafety-related achievements include co authoring the World Bank Biosafety Guidelines: "Enabling the Safe Use of Biotechnology"; authoring the International Council of Science (ICSU) meta analysis on "New genetics, food and agriculture: scientific discoveries-societal dilemmas"; and authoring a World Bank/CGIAR Publication on "Agricultural Biotechnology and the Poor". She focuses her work in Australia, Kenya, Uganda, Indonesia, Vietnam, the South Pacific, and India. What excites Gabrielle most about biosafety is that it provides the essential building block for the safe applications of new technologies that can reduce poverty and ensure food security for millions of people in the developing world.


Global Change Institute

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Gabrielle Persley
Gabrielle Persley is currently the Research Project Director at the Crawford Fund Australia, with special interests in biotechnology, biosafety and their impact on food security. She was a Senior Advisor for PBS in Kenya from 2006-2011, during the preparation of the Kenya Biosafety Bill, as well as for the International Livestock Research Institute from 2002-2011, responsible for the development of a shared research facility (Biosciences eastern and central Africa), open to African...

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