Improving Social mobility in Tasmania: the role of education


The Peter Underwood Centre for Educational Attainment welcomes you to the April Horizon Series Event presented by Lisa Denny

Start Date

12th Apr 2017 4:00pm

End Date

12th Apr 2017 5:30pm


Burnie, Launceston and Hobart

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Enquiries: or 6226 5735

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Presented by

Lisa Denny

University of Tasmania, School of Social Sciences

Hear Lisa speak about social mobility in Tasmania and the role that education plays in achieving improved social mobility.

Lisa is a demographer and affiliated researcher with the Institute for the Study of Social Change and PhD candidate at the University of Tasmania. In addition to providing demographic analysis and modelling at state, regional or local level using multiple social and economic variables, her area of expertise and research centres on the interrelated nature of the population, education and training and work with a view to achieving economic renewal in the context of population ageing and other socio-economic scenarios. Lisa focuses on producing empirically based evidence to inform policy development to improve productivity, education to employment transitions, equality and well-being.  


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