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Carlyle Alan Thayer, Australian Educator. Recipient Doctor of Philosophy research scholarship, Australian National U., 1971-1974, United States National Defense Foreign Language fellowship, Yale University and Cornell Univercity, 1969-1971.


Thayer, Carlyle Alan was born on November 5, 1945 in Nevada City, California, United States. Son of Alan Phillip and Roma Gertrude (Rogerson) Thayer. arrived in Australia 1971.


AB, Brown U., 1967; Master of Arts, Yale University, 1971; Doctor of Philosophy, Australian National U., 1977.


Tutor, Australian National U., Canberra, 1973; research scholar, Australian National U., Canberra, 1971-1974; lecturer, Bendigo College Advanced Education (formerly Institute Technology), Bendigo, Victoria., 1975-1978; lecturer, RMC-Duntroon, Canberra, 1979-1983; senior lecturer, Royal Military College/Duntroon, Canberra, 1983-1986; senior lecturer, Australian Defense Force Academy, Canberra, 1986-1989; associate professor, Australian Defense Force Academy, Canberra, since 1990; head School Politics, Australian Defense Force Academy, Canberra, since 1995.


National secretary Australian Soccer Referees Federation, Canberra, 1989-1995. With United States Navy, 1963-1964. Member Australasian Political Studies Association (national secretary 1996), Asian Studies Association of Australia, Australian National Committee, Council for Society Cooperation in the Asia Pacific, Australian Institute International Affairs, American Polit.Sci.

Association, Association Asian Studies, National Press Club.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: class 1 soccer referee, National Soccer League, 1983-1989.


Married Zubeida Bibi Abdulla, July 1, 1969.

Alan Phillip Thayer

Roma Gertrude (Rogerson) Thayer

Zubeida Bibi Abdulla