Georgina Mace

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Dame Georgina Mace

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Georgina Mace in 2019
Georgina Mary Mace

(1953-07-12)12 July 1953[source?]
London, England
DiedSeptember 19, 2020(2020-09-19) (aged 67)
Alma mater
Known forDeveloping the criteria for listing species in the IUCN Red List
Spouse(s)Roderick O. Evans[1]
Childrenone son, two daughters[1]
Scientific career
FieldsConservation Biology
ThesisThe evolutionary ecology of small mammals (1979)
Doctoral advisorPaul H. Harvey[source?]

Dame Georgina Mary Mace, DBE, FRS[2] (12 July 1953 – 19 September 2020)[1][3] was a British ecologist and conservation scientist. She was Professor of Biodiversity and Ecosystems at University College London.

She was Professor of Conservation Science and Director of the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) Centre for Population Biology, Imperial College London (2006–2012)[4] and Director of Science at the Zoological Society of London (2000–2006).[5][6]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 MACE, Prof. Georgina Mary. Who's Who. 2016 (online Oxford University Press ed.). A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc. closed access (subscription required)
  2. Anon (2002). "Dame Georgina Mace DBE FRS". London: Royal Society. Archived from the original on 17 November 2015. One or more of the preceding sentences incorporates text from the website where:

    "All text published under the heading 'Biography' on Fellow profile pages is available under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License." --"Royal Society Terms, conditions and policies". Archived from the original on 25 September 2015. Retrieved 9 March 2016.CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link)

  3. "CCC deeply saddened by death of Georgina Mace". Committee on Climate Change. 21 September 2020.
  4. "Iris View Profile". University College London. Retrieved 26 October 2016.
  5. Gewin, Virginia (2006). "Georgina Mace, director, Centre for Population Biology, Imperial College London, UK". Nature. 444 (7116): 240. doi:10.1038/nj7116-240a.
  6. Jim Al-Khalili (2016). "Georgina Mace interviewed on The Life Scientific". London: BBC.