Canterbury College, University of New Zealand (B.A., 1915; M.A. Hons, 1916)

Honorary doctorate ANU 1967

(Deceased), 1971-09-27

1924 University of Melbourne established a faculty of commerce, appointed Copland to the foundation Sidney Myer chair until 1944

1944 appointed Truby Williams chair of economics and Dean of Economics

A founding member and first president (1925-28) of the Economic Society of Australia and New Zealand

In 1948 Copland returned to Canberra and to academic life as founding vice-chancellor (from 11 May) of the Australian National University

C.M.G. 1933

KBE 1950