The ANU’s research environment

 

Wednesday 24 September 2014
Venue: Ferguson Room, National Library of Australia, Parkes Place, Canberra
6.00pm to 8.00pm, with the usual drinks and nibbles before and after

Come along and meet Canberra editors over a drink and a snack. Then relax and listen to Professor Jenny Corbett, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research and Research Training) at Australian National University, speaking to us about the research environment at the university.

Anyone who is interested in editing is most welcome to attend – there is no need to register.

Professor Jenny Corbett is Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research and Research Training) since late in 2012.  She was previously the Executive Director of the Australia-Japan Research Centre, at the Crawford School of Public Policy.  She is also Reader in the Economy of Japan at the University of Oxford where she has taught since 1983, a Research Fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR, London) and a Research Associate of the Centre for Japanese Economy and Business at Columbia University.    She has been a consultant to the Asian Development Bank, the OECD, the World Bank and the European Commission and has directed research projects for the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) on economic policy issues in the East Asia Summit group of countries.