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Biographical entry Maude, Alaric Mervyn (1938 - )

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Born
19 June 1938
Auckland, New Zealand
Occupation
Geographer

Summary

Alaric Maude is a geographer who was Associate Professor of Geography at Flinders University from 2000 to 2004. In the 1990s he was a leading author of the report to commissioned by the Australian Government on factors leading to growth or decline of non-capital cities in Australia. He was also co-editor of the 14-volume series Australian geographical perspectives published by Cambridge University Press. Maude served as Secretary of the Institute of Australian Geographers from 2004 to 2012, and chaired the National Committee for Geography from 2013 to 2017. Between 2009 and 2013 he made major contributions to the revision of the geography curriculum for Australian schools for the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and reporting Authority.

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1950
Life event - Settled in Australia
1964 - 1967
Career position - Lecturer in geography, University of Tasmania
1967 - 1969
Career position - Secretary, South Australian Branch, Royal Geographical Society of Australasia
1967 - 1970
Career position - Lecturer in geography, Flinders University
1968 - 1973
Career position - Journal Business Manager, Australian geographical studies
1970 - 2000
Career position - Senior Lecturer in geography, Flinders University
1979 - 1985
Career position - Member of Council, Flinders University
1984 - 1989
Career position - Head of the Discipline of Geography, Flinders University
1986 - 1989
Career position - Chair, School of Social Sciences Higher Degrees Committee, Flinders University
1987 - 1991
Career position - Chair, Program in Population and Human Resources, Flinders University
1989 - 2004
Career position - Co-editor, Meridian series, Australian geographical perspectives, Cambridge University Press
1997
Award - Professional Service Commendation, Institute of Australian Geographers
1997 - 1999
Career position - Member of Council, Australian and New Zealand Section, Regional Science Association International
1998 - 2000
Career position - Head, School of Geography, Population and Environmental Management, Flinders University
2000 - 2004
Career position - Associate Professor of Geography, Flinders University
2004 -
Career position - Visiting Associate Professor, School of Social Sciences, University of Adelaide
2004
Life event - Retired
2004 - 2012
Career position - Secretary, Institute of Australian Geographers
2005 - 2011
Career position - Editor, South Australian geographical journal
2009 -
Award - Distinguished Fellow, Institute of Australian Geographers
2009 - 2012
Career position - Lead Writer and Writing Coach for Geography, Australian Curriculum, Assessment and reporting Authority
2010 - 2012
Career position - Member, National Committee for Geography, Australian Academy of Science
2013
Award - Don Biddle Friend of Geography Award, Australian Geography Teachers Association
2013 - 2017
Career position - Chair, National Committee for Geography, Australian Academy of Science
2017
Award - Member of the Order of Australia (AM) for significant service to education in the field of geography as an academic, researcher, author and mentor

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Journal Articles

  • Cutler, Cecile, 'In profile: Associate Professor Alaric Maude AM Flinders University, South Australia', South Australian geographical journal, 14 (1) (2018), 507. Details

See also

Helen Cohn