Fellows of Senate

Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO

Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO was Chancellor of the University of Sydney from 1 June 2007 to 15 December 2012.

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Gallery

Professor Marie Bashir AC

Sketch of Professor Marie Bashir AC by Simon Fieldhouse, copyright Simon Fieldhouse. It has been reproduced on this webpage with the kind permission of Mr Fieldhouse..

2007

Chancellor, Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO

Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO, Governor of NSW - Chancellor of the University of Sydney from 1 June 2007, photo, courtesy the Governor's office.

Chancellor, Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO

Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir spots herself on an old photograph at Women's College, where she was a student in the 1950s (June 2007). Professor Bashir was at the College to receive one of its inaugural alumni awards, photo, copyright Ted Sealey.

Chancellor

Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir with Associate Professor Anne Green (Head, School of Physics and Director, Science Foundation for Physics), Vice-Chancellor Professor Gavin Brown, Emeritus Professor Harry Messel AC CBE, Dr Karl Kruszelnick, JSM Fellow, and Mr John Hooke CBE, Deputy President, Science Foundation for Physics - prior to the opening of the 34th Professor Harry Messel International Science School - ecoscience on 2 July 2007, photo, copyright Kristen Clarke.

Deputy Chancellor, Chancellor and Vice-Chancellor and Principal.

At the University's welcome to the new Chancellor in the Great Hall at 6.00pm on 2 July 2007, from left to right: the Deputy Chancellor Emeritus Professor Ann Sefton, the Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir and the Vice-Chancellor and Principal Professor Gavin Brown, photo, copyright Ted Sealey ... more.

Chancellor

Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir gives her reply to the welcoming remarks of the Vice-Chancellor and Principal, and Senate's welcome by the Deputy Chancellor, 2 July 2007, photo, copyright Ted Sealey.

academic procession

The academic procession leaving the welcoming ceremony in the Great Hall, with the Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir preceded by former Fellow of Senate Mr Bohdan Bilinsky as Mace-bearer, 2 July 2007, photo, copyright Ted Sealey.

Chancellor, Mr Jones, Professor Sutton and Alex and Libby Jones.

At a special Senate afternoon tea held on 6 August 2007 where the Chancellor presented the Wentworth Medal to Anthony Jones after a brief introduction from Professor Sutton, from left to right: Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir, Anthony Jones, Chair of the Academic Board Professor Bruce Sutton and Anthony's parents, Alex and Libby Jones, photo, courtesy University Secretariat ... more.

The recipients, the Chancellor and the Vice-Chancellor

At a special Senate afternoon tea held on 17 September 2007 for recipients of the 2006 Vice-Chancellor's Awards for Outstanding Teaching, for Excellence in Research Higher Degree Supervision and for Support of the Student Experience, from left to right: Professor Robyn Overall, the Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir, Dr Manjula Sharma, the Vice-Chancellor Professor Gavin Brown, and Dr Nerida Jarkey, photo, courtesy University Secretariat.

Chancellor and Vice-Chancellor-elect

Vice-Chancellor Designate Dr Michael Spence and the Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir at a Senate dinner on 15 October 2007, prior to the announcement of Dr Spence's appointment, photo, copyright Ted Sealey ... more.

Professor Marie Bashir and Dr Ann Moyal

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir confers the honorary degree of Doctor of Letters upon Dr Ann Moyal AM at the Faculty of Arts graduation ceremony held at 11.30am, 26 October 2007, photo, copyright Memento Photography ... more.

Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir & Dr Peter Rossdale

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir confers the honorary degree of Doctor of Veterinary Science on Dr Peter Rossdale OBE at the Faculty of Science graduation ceremony held at 4.00pm, 26 October 2007, photo, copyright Memento Photography ... more.

The Chancellor welcoming new Professors

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO welcoming new Professors to a Senate afternoon tea on 5 November 2007, photo, courtesy University Secretariat ... more.

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir (centre) & Dr Robin Fitzsimo

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir (centre) and Fellow of Senate Dr Robin Fitzsimons (to the Chancellor's left), at the graduation ceremony held in Guangzhou, China, for graduates from the Pearl River Delta area on 14 November 2007.

Senate afternoon tea, 3 December 2007

Retired Fellow of Senate Associate Professor Anthony Masters, Deputy Chancellor Emeritus Professor Ann Sefton, retiring Fellow Rose Jackson, the Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir and the Vice-Chancellor Professor Gavin Brown after the presentation of Farewell Certificates at a special Senate afternoon tea held on 3 December 2007, photo, courtesy University Secretariat ... more.

2008

Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir gave a eulogy at the Memorial Ceremony for the previous Chancellor, the Hon Kim Santow, 23 April 2008, photo, copyright Carmen Lee Spiers of Encapture Photography ... more.

Women’s College youth leaders pictured with newly appointed Chancellor Professor Bashir

Women’s College youth leaders pictured with newly appointed Chancellor Professor Bashir, Julia Fetherston, Sara Saleh, Georgia McCaughan and Sophie Gulliver, on Youth Leadership Day in June 2008, photo, Ted Sealey.

Emeritus Professor Ken Eltis, Dr William Adams, Dr Michael Spence and HE Professor Marie Bashir

Women’s College youth leaders pictured with newly appointed Chancellor Professor Bashir, Julia Fetherston, Sara Saleh, Georgia McCaughan and Sophie Gulliver, on Youth Leadership Day in June 2008, photo, Ted Sealey.

Farewell to Dr William Adams

Deputy Chancellor Mr Alan Cameron, Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir and Mr Brian Davies, Private Secretary to the Governor, at the farewell to Dr Adams, photo, copyright Carmen Lee Spiers of Encapture Photography ... more.

Two Chancellors

Former Chancellor Emeritus Professor Dame Leonie Kramer and Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir at the farewell to Dr Adams, photo, copyright Carmen Lee Spiers of Encapture Photography ... more.

Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir & Jane Spring

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir conferred the title of Honorary Fellow of the University upon Jane Spring at the Faculty of Economics and Business graduation ceremony held at 11.30am on 10 October 2008, photo, copyright Memento Photography, ... more 2008 honorary award photos.

Graduation ceremony held in Hong Kong

A University of Sydney graduation ceremony was held in Hong Kong on 21 October 2008. In front row from left to right, Fellows of Senate Professor Iqbal Ramzan, Professor Margaret Harris, the Chancellor and the Vice-Chancellor, with Professor John Hearn, photo, courtesy University of Sydney.

USU Annual Dinner

The Chancellor, Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir, with Su-Lin Macdonald, who won the 2008 USU/PKF Volunteer of the Year Award, at the University of Sydney Union Annual Dinner on 31 October 2008, photo, copyright USU.

Senate afternoon tea for new Professors

The Chancellor welcomes new Professors to a Senate afternoon tea on 3 November 2008, photo, courtesy University Secretariat ... more.

2009

Chancellor and former Chancellor

The current Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO (left) conferring the honorary degree of Doctor of Letters upon former Fellow of Senate (1969-1974, 1989-2001), Chancellor (1991-2001) and Professor of Australian Literature Emeritus Professor Dame Leonie Kramer AC CBE (right) at the Faculty of Arts graduation ceremony held at 2.00pm on 8 April 2009, photo, copyright Memento Photography ... more.

Sancta Sophia College Academic Dinner

Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO, Chancellor of University of Sydney, was guest of honour at the annual Sancta Sophia College Academic Dinner held on Tuesday, 28 April 2009, where High Distinction students were acknowledged and awards presented to those mentioned in the University of Sydney Honour Roll for 2008, photo, courtesy Sancta Sophia College website ... more photos.

The Chancellor and Emeritus Professor Gavin Brown AO

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir conferring the degree of Doctor of Science (honoris causa) upon former Vice-Chancellor and Fellow of Senate (1996-2008) Emeritus Professor Gavin Brown AO at the Faculty of Science graduation ceremony held at 9.30am on 15 May 2009, photo, copyright Memento Photography ... more.

Emeritus Professor Gavin Brown AO

Vice-Chancellor Dr Michael Spence, honorary doctorate (Hon DSc) recipient and former Vice-Chancellor Emeritus Professor Gavin Brown AO (1996-2008) and Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Bashir after the conferring ceremony held at 9.30am on 15 May 2009, photos, copyright Andrew Potter ... more, and more 2009 honorary award photos.

Opening of the new Law School building

During the evening of 30 April 2009 the Governor-General Quentin Bryce AC and the Attorney-General Robert McClelland (Fellow of Senate 1983-1986) officially launched the new Law School building on the Camperdown campus, photo, Faculty of Law website ... more.

Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir gave an address at the official launch of the new Law School building, 30 April 2009, photo, Faculty of Law website - address.

Professor Trevor Hambley, Dr Adam Bridgeman & Chancellor

Professor Trevor Hambley, Dr Adam Bridgeman and Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir at the Senate afternoon tea for recipients of the Vice-Chancellor's Awards for Teaching and Learning held prior to the Senate meeting on 3 August 2009, photo, courtesy University Secretariat ... more.

Official party

At the launch of the Fisher Library Centenary at an afternoon tea in MacLaurin Hall on 20 September 2009, from left former University Librarian Dr Neil Radford AM, poet Les Murray, Professor Nerida Newbigin, Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO, Vice-Chancellor Dr Michael Spence & University Librarian John Shipp, photo, copyright Encapture Photography.

Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO

Professor Bruce Robinson (Dean, Medicine), Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO & Greg and Kay Poche at the launch of the Poche Centre for Indigenous Health on 23 September 2009, which has been set up to address the inequities and barriers in access to healthcare for Indigenous Australians, photo, Poche Centre for Indigenous Health.

2010

Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir and Her Excellency Quentin Bryce

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO conferred the degree of Doctor of Laws (honoris causa) upon Her Excellency Quentin Bryce AC at the Faculty of Law graduation ceremony held at 11.30am on 21 May 2010, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

The Chancellor, Dr Bortz and the Vice-Chancellor

Dr Walter Bortz - visiting American physician and guest of honour at a lunch in September 2010 - with Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Bashir and Vice-Chancellor Dr Michael Spence, photo, Chancellor's office.

Shanghai graduation ceremony

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO (centre), the Vice-Chancellor Dr Michael Spence (right) and the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (International) (left) at the University's graduation ceremony held at the JW Marriott Hotel in Shanghai, PRC on 22 October 2010, photo, courtesy International Office.

2011

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO and Emeritus Professor Ken Eltis AM

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO and honorary degree recipient Emeritus Professor Kenneth John Eltis AM at the Faculty of Architecture, Design & Planning / Faculty of Education and Social Work graduation ceremony held at 11.30am on 15 April 2011, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir at the graduation in Beijing on 22 October 2011

Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir at the Beijing graduation ceremony held on 22 October 2011, photo, courtesy of the International Office.

2012

The Chancellor delivered a welcome address at the gala event held at International House

The Chancellor delivered a welcome address at the gala event held at International House on 1 April 2012 to celebrate its 45th anniversary, photo, University of Sydney News ... more.

Launch of the Handbook for Aboriginal Alcohol and Drug Work

(L-R) People involved in the Handbook for Aboriginal Alcohol and Drug Work, which was launched in September 2012, with members of the University of Sydney: student Bonny Gibson, Professor Kate Conigrave, student Peter Jack, Dr Kylie Lee, Professor Marie Bashir, editor Jimmy Perry and Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Indigenous Strategy and Services) Professor Shane Houston, photo, University News ... more.

The Chancellor presided at the graduation ceremony in Shanghai on 29 October 2012

The Chancellor presided at the University of Sydney graduation ceremony held in the Grand Ballroom, Marriott Shanghai City Centre, Shanghai, on 29 October 2012, photo, International Office.

Senate dinner,  5 December 2012

Dr Margaret Varady and the Chancellor at the Senate dinner held on 5 December 2012, photo by Ted Sealey, copyright University of Sydney ... more photos.

Jiawei Shen and the Chancellor

Jiawei Shen, who painted the Chancellor's portrait, and the Chancellor, photo, copyright Liz Cartwright.

Artist Jiawei Shen and the Chancellor

Artist Jiawei Shen and the Chancellor following the unveiling of the portrait at the reception held on 11 December 2012, photo by Ted Sealey, copyright University of Sydney.

The Chancellor and her gift, painting ‘Milk 8 (Banksia)’, by Helen Pynor, Sydney College of the Arts

The Chancellor and her gift, a painting ‘Milk 8 (Banksia)’, by Helen Pynor, Sydney College of the Arts, at the reception held on 11 December 2012, photo by Ted Sealey, copyright University of Sydney.

The Chancellor was presented with a Wiradjuri Cloak made from kangaroo skin

Lynette Riley presented Professor Marie Bashir with a Wiradjuri Cloak made from kangaroo skin as a gift from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff at the University, photo, University of Sydney News ... more.