Dr. Nicholas Biddle is an applied behavioural scientist and a Fellow at the Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research (CAEPR) at the Australian National University (ANU). He has a Bachelor of Economics (Hons.) from the University of Sydney and a Master of Education from Monash University. He also has a PhD in Public Policy from the ANU where he wrote his thesis on the benefits of and participation in education of Indigenous Australians.
Between July 2011 and February 2012, Nicholas was a Visiting Scholar at the Center for Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity at Stanford University. He is currently working on the Indigenous Population project, funded by the Commonwealth and State/Territory Governments. He has recently completed a Research Fellowship for the National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) and previously held a Senior Research Officer and Assistant Director position in the Methodology Division of the Australian Bureau of Statistics.
Dr. Biddle recently produced an online lecture series on 'Measures of Indigenous wellbeing and their determinants across the lifecourse.' Go here for details:
2011 to ... - Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research, Australian National University, Fellow.
2011 to 2012 - Center for Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity, Stanford University, Visiting Scholar
2007 to 2010 - Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research, Australian National University, Research Fellow.
2003 to 2006 - Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research, Australian National University, Statistical Officer.
2001 to 2007 - Australian Bureau of Statistics, Methodology Division, Social Policy Researcher.
2000 - University of Sydney, Tutor (Econometrics).
1997 to 1999 - Pacific Road Funds Management Asia, Economist/Researcher.