Professor John Uhr

Professor John Uhr

Position: Professor
School and/or Centres: School of Politics & International Relations

Position: Associate
School and/or Centres: The Australian Politics Studies Centre


Phone: 61 2 61253668

Location: 1220 Haydon-Allen Building, ANU

Researcher profile:


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


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

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