Caldwell, John Charles

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Caldwell, John Charles

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  • Professor Jack Caldwell BA (New England), PhD (ANU) FASSA

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1928 - 2016


John Caldwell was born 8 December 1928 in Sydney, New South Wales. He was a PhD scholar in the Department of Demography at the Australian National University 1959-1962; Fellow in Demography 1964-1967; Senior Fellow 1967; Professor and Head of Demography, Research School of Social Sciences from 2 March 1970. Caldwell's research focussed on African Population Studies and social demography, especially of the Third World. In 1995, Caldwell retired as Professor at the Australian National University and Associate Director of the National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health.


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academic; demographer; epidemiologist

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ANU Department of Demography (1952 - 1990)

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1970 - 1995

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Professor and Head of Department

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Entered from deposit description on 14 May 2012




Academy of Social Sciences in Australia, (accessed on 14 May 2012)
Australian National University Calendar 1973

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