Dr Cate Gribble



Casual Academic


Faculty of Arts and Education


SoE Research Arts & Ed


Melbourne Burwood Campus


+61 3 924 46315

Research interests

International and comparative higher education in the context of globalization; teaching and learning in international education, international student migration, higher education policy


International and comparative education; international student mobility and migration; higher education policy


Gribble, C. & Blackmore, J. & Rahimi, M. (2013). From Beijing to the Big 4: The Journey of Chinese Accounting Graduates into the Australian Labour Market. Building Capabilities in Education and Educational Research Symposium, Beijing: Renmin University, October 15-17.

Gribble, C. (2013). From Beijing to the Big 4: The Journey of Chinese Accounting Graduates into the Australian Labour Market.  Australian International Education Conference, Canberra, October 8-11.

Gribble, C. (2012). Employing International Students, Council of International Students Australia (CISA) National Conference, Brisbane: Queensland University of Technology, July 9-12.

Gribble, C. (2012). Work experience and graduate outcomes of international students, 4th Winter International Education Researchers Seminar, Melbourne: Victoria University, June 18.

Gribble, C. (2012). From Study to Work: Challenges Facing International Students Transitioning into the Australian Workplace, Internationalizing Higher Education in the Asia-Pacific, Singapore: National University of Singapore, March 17-18.

Gribble, C. (2011). Home country responses to international student mobility and migration. Asia-Pacific Association International Education Conference, National Taiwan University, March 9-11.

Ziguras, C., Gribble, C., & McBurnie, G. (2009). Home Country Responses to International Student Emigration. Migration and Mobility Research Network Seminar Series, Melbourne: RMIT University, August 2009.

Gribble, C. (2007).  Managing international student migration: an overview of current policy options. CSHE seminar series, University of Melbourne: Melbourne, September, 2007.

Pannan, L., & Gribble, C. (2005). A complexity of influences on teaching in transnational environments: can we simplify and support it? Breaking Down Boundaries, 17th Biennial Conference of the Open and Distance Learning Association of Australia, Adelaide, November 9-11, 2005.

Research groups

Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia (HERDSA)
International Education Association of Australia (IEAA)
Researchers in International and Comparative Education (RICE)
Migration and Mobility Research Network (MMRN


2007   Melbourne University Post Graduate Research Scholarship

2007 Australia-Malaysia Fellowship


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Connecting and reconnecting with Vietnam: migration, Vietnamese overseas communities and social media

C Gribble, L Tran

(2016), pp. 63-85, The Asia-Pacific in the age of transnational mobility: the search for community and identity on and through social media, London, Eng., B1


Policy responses to address student "brain drain": An assessment of measures intended to reduce the emigration of singaporean international students

C Ziguras, C Gribble

(2015), Vol. 19, pp. 246-264, Journal of studies in international education, London, Eng., C1


Challenges to providing work integrated learning to international business students at Australian universities

C Gribble, J Blackmore, M Rahimi

(2015), Vol. 5, pp. 401-416, Higher education, skills and workbased learning, London, Eng., C1


International education, the formation of capital and graduate employment: Chinese accounting graduates' experiences of the Australian labour market

J Blackmore, C Gribble, M Rahimi

(2015), Vol. 58, pp. 1-21, Critical studies in education, Oxford, Eng., C1


Re-positioning Australia's international education in global knowledge economies : implications of shifts in skilled migration policies for universities

C Gribble, J Blackmore

(2012), Vol. 34, pp. 341-354, Journal of higher education, policy and management, Abingdon, England, C1


National policies on skilled labour and the cross-border student market, with a focus on Vietnam

C Gribble

(2011), pp. 291-307, Higher education in the Asia-Pacific : strategic responses to globalization, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, B1-1


Funded Projects at Deakin

Other Public Sector Funding

Internships and Work Integrated Learning (WIL) Opportunities for International Students in Victoria

Prof Jillian Blackmore, Dr Cate Gribble

  • 2013: $8,000
  • 2012: $8,000

Industry and Other Funding

Part preparation of a Discussion Paper, Outcomes - English language and the transition to work

Dr Cate Gribble

  • 2013: $3,000

Investigating the use of IELTS in determining employment, migration and professional registration outcomes in healthcare and early childhood education in Australia

Prof Jillian Blackmore, Dr Cate Gribble, Dr Anne-Marie Morrissey

  • 2015: $12,960
  • 2014: $51,843

Exploring 'employability' in different cultural contexts

Dr Cate Gribble

  • 2016: $3,617
  • 2015: $3,570

Creating a Climate for Global WIL: the student perspective

Dr Cate Gribble, Dr Norah McRae

  • 2015: $6,868

IEAA Employability Symposium Guide and Report

Dr Cate Gribble

  • 2015: $9,000


No completed student supervisions to report