University of Sydney (B.A., 1915; M.A., 1922)

University College, London (Ph.D., 1927)

(Deceased), 1979-07-09

Founding member of the Social Sciences Research Council

President of the Anthropological (1934) and Royal (1940-41) societies of New South Wales, the Australian Anthropological Association (1941) and the Australian Institute of Sociology (1941-44); he was a fellow (from 1937) of the Australian and New Zealand Association for the Advancement of Science, Australian councillor (from 1947) on the Pacific Science Association, a fellow (from 1953) of the Social Science Research Council of Australia, a founding councillor (1961) of the Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies and a trustee of the Australian Museum, Sydney

CMG Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George