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18
Apr
‘15

Indigenous affairs data released

The Australian Data Archive has released data from the most recent ANUpoll on indigenous issues. Researchers can register for access with the ADA. This poll is the eighteenth in an ongoing series of polls being undertaken by the Social Research...

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16
Apr
‘15

Advisory Board members announced

AusCen is pleased to announce the establishment of its Scientific Advisory Board. The centre will benefit from the advice and support of the world's leading experts in survey research methodology. The announcement of the AusCen Scientific...

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27
Mar
‘15

Employment opportunities

AusCen currently has three academic positions available: Director (Level E/Professor), Senior Fellow (Level C) and Research Fellow (Level B). Applications close 13 April 2015. Please contact Professor Ian McAllister or Dr Jill Sheppard if you...

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27
Mar
‘15

ANUpoll reveals attitudes to Indigenous recognition

Amidst debate on constitutional recognition of Australia’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, the latest ANUPoll of Australian public opinion on Indigenous issues provides a snapshot of Australian attitudes towards Indigenous...

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18
Dec
‘14

New Director for Research School of Social Sciences

Professor Waldby, currently an ARC Future Fellow and Professor at the University of Sydney’s Department of Sociology and Social Policy, will be the first woman to become Director of the school in the ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences....

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10
Dec
‘14

Professor Jacqueline Lo wins French honours

Professor Jacqueline Lo has been honored with a prestigious French Ordre des Palmes academiques (Order of Academic Palms) award for her work to in promoting French-Australian relations through research and education. Former French Prime Minister...

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10
Nov
‘14

Professor Amin Saikal releases new book 'Zone of Crisis'

Professor Saikal's most recent book, Zone of Crisis: Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iran & Iraq was launched at CAIS, by the ANU Chancellor Prof. The Hon Gareth Evans on 22 October 2014. The event provided the opportunity for the Former Minister for...

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06
Nov
‘14

Research School success in ARC funding

The Australian Research Council has announced the successful applications for Discovery Projects and Discovery Indigenous funding schemes for 2015 which include members of the Research School of Social Sciences. DISCOVERY PROJECTS Professor James...

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06
Nov
‘14

ANU political scientist to chair political science world congress

Emeritus Professor Marian Sawer of the School of Politics and International Relations will be chair of the World Congress of Political Science to be held in Istanbul in July 2016.  Her co-chair will be Professor Dianne Pinderhughes, past...

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27
Oct
‘14

Exploring the global history of homicide and massacre

In this video Professor Rod Broadhurst of the School of Sociology and Professor Pieter Spierenburg challenge the common view that our modern world is more lethal than ever.  Professor Spierenburg argues that despite the mass murder we associate...

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