School of Social Sciences
Faculty of Arts
Janet Wall is currently the Centre Administrator for the Hugo Centre for Migration and Population Research and the Centre for Housing, Urban and Regional Planning (CHURP) at the University of Adelaide. Prior to this she was a Senior Research Officer in the Department of Geography, Environment and Population. From 1982 to 2015 she worked closely with Professor Graeme Hugo on his research projects and publications, including the Atlas of the Australian People series based on the 1986, 1991 and 1996 censuses and funded by the former Department of Immigration and Multicultural Affairs, his Federation Fellowship on “The New Paradigm of International Migration To and From Australia: Dimensions, Causes and Implications” (2002-2006) and Australian Professorial Fellowship on “Circular Migration in Asia, the Pacific and Australia: Empirical, Theoretical and Policy Dimensions” (2010-2014), both funded by the Australian Research Council. She has provided specialised literature searches, demographic data collection and analysis, especially relating to migration and editorial assistance.
Awards and Achievements
Date Type Title Institution Name Country Amount 2018 Scholarship Professional Staff Development Scholarship Universtiy of Adelaide Australia — 2017 Achievement Certificate of Recognition and Appreciation for over 25 years of service University of Adelaide Australia — 2017 Award Faculty of Arts Professional Staff Award University of Adelaide Australia —
Date Institution name Country Title 1979 - 1981 Flinders University Australia BA
Year Citation 2018 Gamlen, A., Bardsley, D., & Wall, J. (2018). The evolution and impacts of Graeme Hugo’s environmental migration research. Population and Environment, 39(4), 301-318.
2017 Bedford, R., Bedford, C., Wall, J., & Young, M. (2017). Managed temporary labour migration of Pacific Islanders to Australia and New Zealand in the early twenty-first century. Australian Geographer, 48(1), 27-36.
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Year Citation 2018 Bedford, R., Bedford, C., Wall, J., & Young, M. (2018). Managed Temporary Labour Migration of Pacific Islanders to Australia and New Zealand in the Early Twenty-first Century. In N. Klocker, & O. Dun (Eds.), Population, Migration and Settlement in Australia and the Asia-Pacific: In Memory of Graeme Hugo (pp. 211-232). Oxon, UK and New York, USA: Routledge. 2016 Hugo, G., Wall, J., & Young, M. (2016). Migration in Australia and New Zealand. In M. White (Ed.), International Handbook of Migration and Population Distribution (Vol. 6, pp. 333-370). Netherlands: Springer.
2015 Hugo, G., & Wall, J. (2015). Climate change and environmental influences on Australia's population distribution. In C. Butler, J. Dixon, & A. Capon (Eds.), Health of People, Places and Planet: Reflections based on Tony McMichael’s four decades of contribution to epidemiological understanding (pp. 177-196). Acton, ACT, Australia: ANU Press.
Year Citation 2016 Gamlen, A., Bardsley, D., Tan, Y., & Wall, J. (2016). Keynote Address - Weaving the strands: A review of Graeme Hugo's work on environmental migration. Poster session presented at the meeting of The Hugo Conference: Environment, Migration, Politics, 3-5 Nov.. University of Liege.
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