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PROF Janet McCalman



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Education and training

  • PhD, The Australian National University 1975
  • BA, University of Melbourne 1970

Awards and honors

  • Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia, 2005
  • For 'Sex and Suffering' (MUP 1998), Winner NSW Premier's History Awards in Community and Regional History, 1999
  • For 'Sex and Suffering' (MUP 1998), Victorian Community and Local History Award, best publication category winner, 1999
  • for outstanding contribution to public discourse on education., 1999 Media Award from the College of Educational Administration (Vic), 1999
  • Short-listed for Editorial and Opinion category,, Walkley Awards for Journalism., 1997
  • Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities, 1993
  • For 'Journeyings' (MUP 1993), Age Non-fiction Book of the Year, 1993
  • For 'Struggletown' (MUP 1984), The Max Crawford Medal, Australian Academy of the Humanities, 1992
  • For 'Struggletown' (MUP 1984), Fellowship of Australian Writers' Local History Award, 1985
  • For 'Struggletown' (MUP 1984), Ernest Scott Prize, University of Melbourne, 1985
  • For 'Struggletown' (MUP 1984), Victorian Premier's Award for Australian Studies, 1984


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