Gabrielle J. Persley
 
Gabrielle J. Persley has worked both as a researcher and as a senior strategic science leader, with some of the world's leading agricultural and development agencies, including several years as the World Bank's Biotechnology Advisor. Currently she is the Research Director of the Crawford Fund Australia, based at the Global Change Institute, University of Queensland. Professor Persley is also the Founder and Chair of the Doyle Foundation, Scotland, which advocates the role of science and technology in development, especially in Africa. She is a senior advisor to the International Livestock Research Institute and the Biosciences eastern and central Africa (BecA) in Kenya. Professor Persley has a PhD in Microbiology from the University of Queensland, based on her research on bacterial diseases of cassava in Africa. The University of Queensland awarded Professor Persley the Vice Chancellor's Award for Excellence in 2014 for her work in international science and technology in relation to food security.
 
Books by Gabrielle J. Persley :
 
Country Case Studies - A Decade of Development
256 pages, 6 3/4" x 9 1/4",
Cloth: 978 0 85198 816 0
Price: $160.00
Published: November 2001 
 

 
Opportunities for International Development
528 pages, 7 1/8" x 9 3/4",
Cloth: 978 0 85198 643 2
Price: $230.00
Published: January 1991 
 

 
512 pages, 6 1/4" x ",
Cloth: 978 0 85198 930 3
Price: $230.00
Published: March 1996 
 

 
Voices of the South and North
320 pages, 6 1/4" x ",
Cloth: 978 0 85199 675 2
Price: $199.95
Published: August 2003 
 

 
Market led Approaches to Plant Variety Design in Africa
232 pages, 6 3/4" x 9 3/5",
Cloth: 978 1 78639 381 4
Price: $135.00
Published: December 2017 
 

 
Investigating in Knowledge for Development
336 pages, ,
 
Towards an International Agenda for Coconut Palm Research
168 pages, ,