Staff profile - Greg Wood

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Prof Greg Wood

Position: Professor
Faculty or Division: Faculty of Business and Law
Department: BL Deakin Business School
Campus: Warrnambool Campus
Phone: +61 3 556 33538 +61 3 556 33538



Dr Greg Wood is a Professor in the Department of Management at Deakin University and the former Head of the Warrnambool Campus [1/4/11-31/7/13].

He is currently the Director of Industry Engagement for the Department of Management.

Greg holds a Ph.D. in Management in the area of Business Ethics from Deakin University.

During the 1980s, he worked for a multinational energy and resources company in commercial management, management education and he opened up a green fields site for the company in the Northern Pacific based on the island of Guam.

He is a Visiting Professor, Oxford Brookes University, UK and an Honorary Professor, the Oslo School of Management, Norway.

He is currently the Chair of the AFL Western District Commission [15/4/13-].


  • Diploma of Teaching, Sturt College of Adv. Edu., 1975
  • Bachelor of Education, Sturt College of Adv. Edu., 1978
  • Master of Education, Deakin University, 1992
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Deakin University, 2000


Associate Fellow Australian Institute Management,Certified Practising Marketer,Fellow Australian Marketing Institute,Fellow Academy of Marketing Science

Professional activities

 Visiting Professor, Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, UK

 Honorary Professor, Oslo School of Management, Norway

 Member of the editorial advisory board of European Business Review and Associate Editor for Australasia

 Chair, AFL Western District Commission


Teaching Interests

Business Ethics and Corporate Governance

Management and Human Resource Management

Knowledge areas

Business ethics

Corporate governance

Cause-related marketing



Awards and prizes

2013: Vice-Chancellor’s Award for Outstanding Contribution to Building Economic, Social and Human Capital

2010: Emerald Literati Network: Outstanding Reviewer Award, 2009, for European Business Review

2010: Emerald Literati Network: Awards for Excellence (Highly Commended Award Winner) paper published in Corporate Governance: The International Journal of Business in Society

2008: Inaugural Recipient, Bowater Trust Award for Outstanding Contribution to the School of Management and Marketing

2007: Carrick Citation for Outstanding Contribution to Student Learning in Business Ethics (A national award by the Australian Federal Government)

2005: Deakin University Award for Teaching Excellence

2004: Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management Best Paper Award 'Ethics and Corporate Governance' Stream

2004: Faculty of Business and Law Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Faculty Operational Plan: Rural and Regional Engagement.


Research interests

Business Ethics

Cause Related Marketing

General Management

Research page

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