• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE3688

Flynn, Julia Teresa

(1878 – 1947)
  • Born 24 January, 1878, West Melbourne Victoria Australia
  • Died 14 October, 1947, East Melbourne Victoria Australia
  • Occupation School inspector


A graduate of the University of Melbourne with a reputation as an outstanding mathematics teacher, Julia Flynn was appointed inspector of secondary schools in 1914. She became a senior inspector in the Victorian Department of Education in 1924, and in 1937 was appointed chief inspector of schools. Flynn was a devoted Catholic and a feminist reformer.


  • 2001 - 2001

    Inducted into the Victorian Honour Roll of Women

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