Dr Elin Charles-Edwards

Lecturer in Human Geography

School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Faculty of Science
e.charles-edwards@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 56515

Overview

Dr Elin Charles-Edwards is a population geographer and demographer. Her research is focused on understanding patterns, processes and determinants of human migration and mobility and its impacts on local and regional populations.

She is lead Chief Investigator on an ARC Linkage Grant on the Estimation of Temporary Populations in Australia.This project draws on new and emerging sources of data to develop a novel series of population estimates for Australian regions and localities that encompasses visitors and other temporary movements, and will complement existing estimates of resident populations.

She has undertaken work for the United Nations Population Division and the World Bank providing a global update of internal migration patterns and trends.

Research Interests

  • Human migration
  • Temporary mobility
  • Demographic data
  • Population and environment

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Graduate Certificate in Education, The University of Queensland
  • BA, The University of Queensland

Publications

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Supervision

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Publications

Featured Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • Bell, Martin, Charles-Edwards, Elin, Bernard, Aude and Ueffing, Philipp (2018). Global trends in internal migration. In Tony Champion, Thomas Cooke and Ian Shuttleworth (Ed.), Internal migration in the developed world: are we becoming less mobile? (pp. 76-97) London, United Kingdom: Routledge.

  • Charles-Edwards, Elin, Muhidin, Salut, Bell, Martin and Zhu, Yu (2016). Migration in Asia. In Michael J. White (Ed.), International handbook of migration and population distribution (pp. 269-284) Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-94-017-7282-2_13

  • Norman, Paul, Charles-Edwards, Elin and Wilson, Tom (2016). Relationships between population change, deprivation change and health change at small area level: Australia 2001–2011. In Tom Wilson, Elin Charles-Edwards and Martin Bell (Ed.), Demography for planning and policy: Australian case studies (pp. 197-214) Cham, Switzerland: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-22135-9_11

  • Charles-Edwards, Elin (2016). The estimation of temporary populations in Australia. In Tom Wilson, Elin Charles-Edwards and Martin Bell (Ed.), Demography for planning and policy: Australian case studies (pp. 31-49) Cham, Switzerland: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-22135-9_3

  • Holmes, J., Bell, M. and Charles-Edwards, E. (2006). Growth, stability or decline? The variable population dynamics of Queensland's communities: 1971-2001. In Iraphne R. W. Childs and Brian J. Hudson (Ed.), Queensland Geographical Perspectives 12 ed. (pp. 5-29) Milton, Brisbane: The Royal Geographical Society of Queensland, Inc..

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Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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