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ADSRI newsletter

Australian Demographic & Social Research Institute

ANU College of Arts & Social Sciences

 

Number 4/2013

 

Child Support Conference organisers and speakers

Child support symposium

An international symposium on child support was held recently at ANU with two of the world's leading child support scholars, Professors Christine Skinner (UK) and Daniel Meyer (USA) presenting keynote papers.

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graduates

Innovations in mortality workshop

Heather Booth and Bridget Browne organised the Workshop on Innovations in Australian Mortality Research: Analysis, Models and Methods held in November.

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graduates

Book launch - Web social science

Robert Ackland's new book, Web Social Science: Concepts, Data and Tools for Social Scientists in the Digital Age, was launched recently by Professor Peter Grabosky from the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific.

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Demography of disasters conference

International experts came together to discuss natural disasters and how the cross-cultural context influences disaster risk governance, and how new communities and families arise from the destruction.

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Siew-Ean Khoo to retire

Siew-Ean Khoo will retire at the end of 2013 after 15 years at ANU working on Australian population and migration.

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Heather Booth gives Borrie Lecture

Heather Booth gave the 2013 Australian Population Association Borrie Lecture on 21 November at ANU.

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graduates

ARC College of Experts - Helen James

Congratulations to Helen James on her successful nomination to the ARC College of Experts.

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Joint seminar with the Australian Population Association

ADSRI hosted a second joint seminar with the Australian Population Association on 'The changing face of mining communities in Australia' on 5 September. Speakers were Alan Wong and Ross Barker.

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PhD news

The annual PhD Work in Progress day was held on 23 September.

Ha Dao has recently returned from fieldwork and shares her experience.

PhD candidates, Helen Moyle, Pilar Rioseco and Hasnani Rangkuti report on overseas courses they have taken.

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Commonwealth Supported Places for Master study

Commonwealth Supported Places (CSP) are being offered for domestic students applying for the Master of Social Research in 2014. A CSP can save students more than 50 per cent on the cost of full-fee graduate study.

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Graduation

ADSRI congratulates all of our students who will be graduating on 20 December.

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Population & development workshop

Iwu Utomo organised a workshop for Indonesian policy makers on population and development in Indonesia to be held at ANU from16-20 December.

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ADSRI grant success

Robert Ackland was awarded an ARC Discovery grant.

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Heather Booth and James Raymer were were awarded grants for workshops by the ANU College of Arts & Social Sciences.

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Alumni & friends news

ANU Demography alumni and friends gathered for the IUSSP conference dinner in Busan, Korea.

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Publications

Recently published and forthcoming publications.

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