||Dennis joined the ABS in 1966 as a Statistics cadet and has been Australian Statistician since 2000. Prior to that he was Deputy Australian Statistician responsible for economic statistics and a Deputy Government Statistician in New Zealand. He started his career as a survey statistician.|
Other appointments he holds are Australian Electoral Commissioner, Chairman of the World Bank Board on the International Comparison Program, a member of the Committee responsible for preparing the 2006 report on the State of the Environment and Adjunct Professor at Swinburne University.
He is a past President of the International Statistical Institute, International Association of Survey Statisticians and the Statistical Society of Australia.
This page first published 14 June 2006, last updated 24 July 2008