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The Australian National University

Professor John Uhr

BA in Modern History (1st Class Hons, University of Queensland), MA, PhD in Political Science, (University of Toronto)
Director, Centre for the Study of Australian Politics, School of Politics and International Relations, College of Arts and Social Sciences
ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences

Research interests

  • Australian politics
  • Political and governmental ethics
  • Parliament
  • Governance and public administration
  • Public leadership
  • Democratic theory and practice

Biography

Undergraduate degree (1972) from University of Queensland, graduate degrees (1974, 1979) from University of Toronto, Canada

Public service and parliamentary service in the 1980s

Joined the ANU as lecturer in the former Graduate Program in public Policy in 1990

Last Director of the ANU's Federalism Research Centre, 1996

Inaugural Director of Parliamentary Studies Centre, Crawford School, from 2005; now subsumed into Centre for Research into Australian Politics

Director of Policy and Governance Program, Crawford School, from 2007

Inaugural Director, Centre for the Study of Australian Politics, School of Politics and International Relations, College of Arts and Social Sciences, from 2011

Publications

Projects and Grants

Grants are drawn from ARIES. To add Projects or Grants please contact your College Research Office.

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Updated:  28 May 2017 / Responsible Officer:  Director (Research Services Division) / Page Contact:  Researchers