Series 259 - Graduate School files and publications

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Graduate School files and publications


  • 1990 - 2006 (Creation)

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5.2 m (20 boxes)

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(1990 - 2006)

Biographical history

The Graduate School began with the appointment of Dr Ray Spear as Dean in May 1990 to develop graduate education at ANU, including chairing the Graduate Degrees Committee. The Graduate School provided coordination and support services for graduate students and academic staff including the Graduate Teaching Program, the Statistical Consulting Unit and induction and supervision workshops. In February 1998 Dr John Hooper became Dean and was succeeded by Professor Gail Huon in August 2005. The School was located at 26 Balmain Cresent in 2006.

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There are records created by the Deans of the Graduate School and other staff, and master sets of publications:
Dr Ray Spear, Dean
Correspondence files, 1990–1998
Committee files, 1990–1997
Subject files, 1990–1999
Dr John Hooper, Dean
Correspondence, 1998–2002
Meeting files, 1999–2005
Committee folders, 1999–2003
Graduate School files, 1995–2005
Professor Gail Huon, Dean
Committee folder, 2006
Graduate School publications, 1991–2006


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Open access to publications, access to files under 30-year rule

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From 2003 Graduate School files were created in ANUA 239, Central files, annual single number system

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Prepared by Maggie Shapley on 7 March 2007




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