Goddard building

University of Queensland, Office of Marketing and Communications (1963). Goddard building. The University of Queensland.

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Creator University of Queensland, Office of Marketing and Communications
Title Goddard building
Place of publication Brisbane Queensland Australia
Publisher The University of Queensland
Open Access Status Other
Publication date 1963
Series Photographs of the Office of Marketing and Communications
Type Image/Jpeg
Original Format Photograph
Source University of Queensland Archives, UQA S909 p50a
Language eng
Rights This image is in Copyright, please contact University of Queensland Archives for further information, email; archives@uq.edu.au
Subject 430100 Historical Studies
Abstract/Summary The Biological Sciences building was officially opened in July 1962. It was later re-named the Goddard building in honour of Professor Ernest J. Goddard. He was a Professor Biology at The University of Queensland from 1923 to 1948 and was involved with the establishment of a Faculty of Agriculture in 1926. On occasions he acted as Dean of Dentistry and Veterinary Science and played an important role in the establishment of the Faculty of Medicine. He passed away in 1948 on Heron Island where he had been planning the establishment of a marine biology station. [Information taken from the unpublished, 'Honour Names Booklet', produced by Media and Information Services in 1985].
Keyword University of Queensland
University of Queensland - Buildings
Goddard building

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