Ian Timaeus

Professor of Demography
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine


Ian Timaeus

Ian Timaeus is Professor of Demography at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), where he has worked since 1980. His research interests include inequalities in health and mortality, indirect methods of estimation, adult mortality, the demographic and economic impact of the AIDS epidemic, fertility transition in sub-Saharan Africa, and the demography of South Africa. He took a BA in Social Anthropology at the University of Cambridge, a MSc in Demography at the London School of Economics, and obtained his PhD from the University of London in 1990, having written up his thesis at the Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania as a Population Council Fellow in the Social Sciences. He now works for LSHTM part-time and regularly visits the University of Cape Town, where he holds the title of Honorary Professor.

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