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Adelaide, South Australia 5000

Australia

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RiAus is Australia's Science Channel promoting public awareness and understanding of science through broadcasting, staging and streaming of live events, and via various publications. It has a high definition broadcast studio housed at its headquarters at ... more

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Employment History

Curator of Paleontology

Museum Victoria

Professor

Australasian Science and Technology Exhibitors Network

Research Associate

Museum of Victoria

Professor

Texas Tech University

Affiliations

Elected Member
Russian Academy of Natural Sciences

Education

Department of Geosciences

Monash University

BA

UC Berkeley

MA

Columbia University

PhD

Columbia University

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Bragg Members Archives - Royal Institution of AustraliaRiAus | Bringing science to people and people to science

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Emerita Professor Patricia Vickers-Rich Emerita Professor Patricia Vickers-Rich Professor Vickers-Rich is a geoscientist with research programs in Ediacaran palaeobiology and polar biotas (dinosaurs and mammals) of the Cretaceous period. She works in the School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment, in the Faculty of Science, Monash University. Her research spans a broad swath, she co-ordinates large research teams, including ... Continue Reading »


Blog – Royal Institution of Australia

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Dr Patricia Arlene Vickers-Rich

Dr Vickers-Rich has been made an Officer of Australia "For distinguished service to the earth sciences, particularly palaeontology, as an academic, to education curriculum development, and to international scientific organisations."
Dr Vickers-Rich has a long and distinguished career in Australian Palaeontology with particular emphases on fossil birds and the mysterious Ediacaran fauna. She was made a Bragg Member of RiAus in 2015.


Otway Dinosaurs - Wildlife of Gondwana Exhibition - Apollo Bay - The People

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Professor Pat Vickers-Rich, Leaellynasaura & Cryolophosaurus Professor Pat Vickers-Rich, Leaellynasaura & Cryolophosaurus

IT WAS the curiosity, unerring patience, tenacity, and sheer hard work of Professor Pat Vickers-Rich and her husband Dr Tom Rich that led to the amazing fossil discoveries in the Otways.
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Her uncle was horrified, but Pat had unwittingly begun her scientific path in life.
At university Pat met her future husband Tom Rich, who was turned on to prehistory when he received the book All About Dinosaurs in 1953 as a Christmas gift.
Dr Rich is Senior Curator of Vertebrate Palaeontology & Palaeobotany at Museum Victoria and Professor Pat Vickers-Rich is Monash University's Chair of Palaeontology and founding Director of the Monash Science Centre.
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Both from the United States, Tom and Pat emigrated to Australia in the Seventies.
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"We decided if we came to Australia there were more chances of discovering something new, there weren't many palaeontologists doing anything and we don't like crowds," said Pat.
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Pat said they began prospecting these sites from Fairhaven to Port Fairy over the next five summers.
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Pat and Tom led digs at Dinosaur Cove over the next decade which resulted in them naming a variety of new polar dinosaurs.
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"Diversity here in the Otways is very high," Pat said.


Selwyn Symposium 2008

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Survey of Tasmania; Patricia Vickers-Rich, Monash Univ.; Rick Squire.

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Australian Directory

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Professor Pat Vickers Rich Director Monash Science Centre Building 74, Monash University

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