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16
Sep
‘15

Population Association of America 2015 Annual Meeting

A number of staff and students participated in the Population Association of America 2015 Annual Meeting held in San Diego from 30 April to 2 May 2015. Peter McDonald was presented with the Irene B. Taeuber Award at the meeting on Friday 1 May 2015...

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16
Sep
‘15

Demography at ANU

Demography at ANU has a long and distinguished history starting with the appointment of WD Borrie to the Research School of Social Sciences in 1947. Then, in 1952, the Department of Demography was created with Borrie as its head. Subsequently, he...

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16
Sep
‘15

Graduation July 2015

Congratulations to all our students who graduated in July. PhD Henri Sitorus NGOs, social capital and environmental citizenship: A Sociological inquiry into livelihoods and resources access in coastal Sumatra Michael De Looper Death...

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16
Sep
‘15

Prestigious scholarship to Kyosuke Tanaka

Congratulations to Master of Social Research (Advanced) graduate, Kyosuke Tanaka, who has received a full scholarship for the PhD in Communication at Northwestern University in the US. This is an excellent program and full scholarships are very...

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05
Aug
‘15

Lecturer job available

The School of Demography is seeking a Lecturer in the field of Demography. The successful candidate will have an outstanding record or demonstrated potential for excellence in research and publication in demography and will be expected to teach...

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22
Jul
‘15

Research featured in recent Parliamentary Inquiry report

Sweeping changes to the Australian Child Support Scheme were introduced between 2006 and 2008, featuring a dramatically different system for the calculation of child support. In March 2014, the then Minister for Social Services, the Hon Kevin...

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23
Jun
‘15

Visiting Fellowship for African researcher - applications open

John C Caldwell Endowment for Population, Health and Development Visiting Fellowship for African Researcher Due Date: 31 August 2015 This is an exciting opportunity for an African population health researcher to develop a collegial partnership...

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06
May
‘15

Prestigious population award to Peter McDonald

We congratulate Professor Peter McDonald, former Director of ADSRI, on being awarded the Irene B. Taeuber Award presented by the Population Association of America (PAA) at its annual meeting on Friday 1 May 2015. The Irene B. Taeuber Award is...

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22
Apr
‘15

Liz Allen appointed as an Associate Lecturer

We welcome Liz Allen who has been appointed as an Associate Lecturer with ADSRI for a period of 12 months. Liz is a demographer with strong social research and teaching experience. Liz’s research and teaching interests include health and...

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10
Apr
‘15

James O'Donnell awarded WD Borrie Prize

The Australian Population Association has awarded the 2014 WD Borrie Prize in the Honours/Masters/GradDip category to James O'Donnell, Master of Social Research student. His winning essay was titled, 'Can cause of death groups explain sex...

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