Staff profile

Dr Max Kelly

Position: Senior Lecturer In International And Community Development
Faculty or Division: Faculty of Arts and Education
Department: SHSS Arts & Ed
Campus: Warrnambool Campus
Phone: +61 3 55633316 +61 3 55633316



  • Bachelor of Agricultural Science, Univ. College Dublin, Ireland, 1992
  • Master of Science, University of Aberdeen, 1995
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Kingston University, 2000
  • Graduate Certificate of Higher Education, Deakin University, 2007

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Teaching Interests

International and Community Development incorporting agriculture, food Security and Sustainable Livelihoods, Impact Assessment, participatory development, cross cultural communication and practice.

Subjects and units currently teaching

ADS712 Food Security and Sustainable Livelhoods

ADS715 Cross Cultural Communicati0on and Practice

ADS753 Interantional and Community Development internships

Knowledge areas

Food Security,  Livelihoods, , Community Engagement and Participatory Development (PRA), Agriculture and Rural Development, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene, Natural Resource Management, Water Resource Management, and the role of NGOs in development. Gender issue in development,


Research interests

Food Security, Food Systems, Sustainable Rural Livelihoods, Impact Assesment, Participatory Development, Community Development, Agricultural Extension, Civil society, NGOs and development, Natural Resource Management, Gender, Timor Leste, Bangladesh, Malawi, Uganda, Pacific.

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