Paula McDonald is Professor of Work and Organisation and ARC Future Fellow. Paula’s research addresses complex problems in organisational settings with a particular emphasis on employment relations. Recent projects have addressed customised and flexible work (with Suncorp, the Australian Defence Force and community sector organisations); workforce issues in the early...
Jennifer Bartlett is an Associate Professor in the Graduate School of Business QUT and is the Academic Program Coordinator of the Executive Masters in Complex Project Leadership and of the Public Service Management Program. Her research work focuses on corporate social responsibility, stakeholder engagement and how organisations navigate economic and...
Abby Cathcart is a Professor of Management in the QUT Business School. Prior to becoming an academic at QUT, Abby worked in management roles in the UK. Her research encompasses employee involvement, engagement and voice, incorporating flexible work, professional recognition and evaluation frameworks. Abby is a highly skilled educator and has won...
Deanna Grant-Smith is a Senior Lecturer in the QUT Business School. Deanna brings to her research an innovative interdisciplinary approach that is underpinned by a commitment to sustainability and social inclusion. Prior to an academic career she worked in the government sector, where she had roles in policy development and...
Robyn Mayes is a Senior Research Fellow in the QUT Business School. Her current research is concerned with global production networks, inclusive of questions of labour agency, corporate social responsibility, local community/ies, gender and senses of place. These concerns are explored through ongoing empirical work on the Australian mining industry....
Carol Richards is a food and agricultural sociologist specialising in sustainable food systems, climate politics and global land acquisition. Her work presents a scholarly and empirically grounded critique of resource acquisition and distribution. She has published on the topics of food security; supermarket power; food waste, and natural resource management. She...
Katherine Moore brings a passion for, and a wealth of experience in, the disability employment field. Her research addresses employability for vulnerable groups, with a specific focus on people with disability and youth employment. Her PhD research adopted qualitative methods and an embedded case study analysis in a large retailer...
Bree Devin is a Lecturer in the QUT Business School. Bree’s research addresses complex problems in organisational settings, with a particular focus on the nexus between organisations, industry, and society. Her research expertise is in organisational communication, with an emphasis in the areas of corporate social responsibility (CSR) and stakeholder engagement....
We also collaborate with leading international experts including:
- Associate Professor Jennifer Bair (University of Colorado, USA)
- Professor Tony Dundon (The University of Manchester, UK)
- Dr Peter Edwards (Scion, New Zealand)
- Professor Chul-Kyoo Kim (Korea University, South Korea)
- Professor Jo Little (University of Exeter, UK)
- Professor Øyvind Ihlen (University of Oslo, Norway)
- Professor Josef Pallas (University of Upsalla, Sweden)
- Professor Neil Coe, National University of Singapore
- Professor Juliet Roper (Waikato University, New Zealand)
- Professor Paul Thompson (University of Stirling, UK)
- Professor Michael Woods (Aberystwyth University, UK)