Dr Kevin Murfitt

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Senior Lecturer in Disability and Inclusion

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Health & Soc. Dev.

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Contact

kevin.murfitt@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 925 17190

Publications

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2021

How Do People With Intellectual Disability Engage With and Understand Gambling? A Qualitative Study of Adults in Victoria, Australia

Hannah Pitt, Samantha Thomas, Joanne Watson, Russell Shuttleworth, Kevin Murfitt, Susan Balandin

(2021), Vol. 8, pp. 1-10, Frontiers in Public Health, Lausanne, Switzerland, C1

journal article
2020

Building an accessible and inclusive city

Richard Tucker, Patsie Frawley, David Kelly, Louise Johnson, Fiona Andrews, Kevin Murfitt

(2020), pp. 292-303, Sustaining social inclusion, Abingdon, Eng., B1

book chapter

Communication access in the retail environment for people with complex communication needs

S Taylor, E Wilson, K Murfitt, S Balandin

(2020), pp. 1-10, Disability and rehabilitation, Abingdon, Eng., C1

journal article

Weighing up the risks and benefits of community gambling venues as recreational spaces for people with lifelong disability

H Pitt, S Thomas, J Watson, R Shuttleworth, K Murfitt, S Balandin

(2020), Vol. 20, pp. 1-9, BMC public health, London, Eng., C1

journal article

Social exclusion by retailers of people with complex communication needs

S Taylor, E Wilson, K Murfitt, S Balandin

(2020), pp. 1-22, Journal of developmental and physical disabilities, Cham, Switzerland, C1

journal article
2019

Understanding negative attitudes toward disability to foster social inclusion: An Australian case study

B Tan, E Wilson, R Campain, K Murfitt, N Hagiliassis

(2019), pp. 41-65, Inclusion, Equity and Access for Individuals with Disabilities: Insights from Educators across World, Cham, Switzerland, B1

book chapter

Customer service communication with customers with disability

S Taylor, S Balandin, E Wilson, K Murfitt

(2019), Vol. 36, pp. 228-239, Journal of consumer marketing, Bingley, Eng., C1

journal article
2018

Employer engagement in disability employment: a missing link for small to medium organizations-a review of the literature

K Murfitt, J Crosbie, J Zammit, G Williams

(2018), Vol. 48, pp. 417-431, Journal of vocational rehabilitation, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article
2017

Listening to the voices of children: understanding the human rights priorities of children with disability in Vanuatu and Papua New Guinea

E Jenkin, E Wilson, M Clarke, R Campain, K Murfitt

(2017), Vol. 32, pp. 358-380, Disability and society, Abingdon, Eng., C1

journal article

Diversity Field Officer service pilot project evaluation

K Murfitt, J Zammit, R Bryant, V Strachan, G Williams

(2017), Geelong, Vic., A6

research report/technical paper
2016

Spreading the word: using film to share research findings and knowledge about children with disabilities in Vanuatu and Papua New Guinea

E Jenkin, E Wilson, M Clarke, R Campain, K Murfitt

(2016), Vol. 11, pp. 69-84, Knowledge management for development journal, Bennekom, The Netherlands, C1

journal article
2015

Inclusive practice for research with children with disability: a guide

E Jenkin, E Wilson, K Murfitt, M Clarke, R Campain, L Stockman

(2015), Melbourne, Vic., A6

research report/technical paper

The human rights needs and priorities of children with disability in Papua New Guinea

E Wilson, E Jenkin, K Murfitt, M Clarke, R Campain, L Stockman, I Leanave, L Nohan Neras, B Hahambu, P Wasape, Z McSivvi, I Powaseu, C Hagarty

(2015), Burwood, Vic., A6

research report/technical paper

Funded Projects at Deakin

Australian Competitive Grants

Including Pacific children with disabilities in the development

Prof Matthew Clarke, A/Prof Erin Wilson, Dr Kevin Murfitt

AusAID Grant - Australian Development Research Awards - Australian Agency for International Development

  • 2014: $371,905
  • 2013: $399,456

Achieving equality for people with disabilities: Disability-inclusive development programming in the employment sector in Cambodia.

Dr Alexandra Gartrell, A/Prof Elizabeth Hoban, Dr Kevin Murfitt

AusAID Grant - Australian Development Research Awards - Australian Agency for International Development

  • 2016: $6,753
  • 2015: $12,434
  • 2014: $12,434

Other Public Sector Funding

WAM Mentoring program

Dr Kevin Murfitt

  • 2007: $9,000

Tasmanian Willing and Able Mentoring (WAM) Program 2009

Dr Kevin Murfitt, Ms Debbie Hindle

  • 2009: $4,000

Australian Government, FAHCSAI, Willing and Able Mentoring (WAM) Program 2009

Dr Kevin Murfitt

  • 2009: $4,052

Diversity Field Officer Project - Supporting businesses to create meaningful employment for people with disability

Dr Kevin Murfitt

  • 2016: $109,090
  • 2015: $140,000

Employment Participation Literature Review.

Dr Kevin Murfitt, Ms Jenny Crosbie

  • 2019: $25,000

National Disability Research Agenda

A/Prof Angela Dew, Dr Kevin Murfitt, Dr Joanne Watson, Dr Amie O'Shea, Dr Kate Anderson

  • 2021: $8,728

Industry and Other Funding

Diversity Field Officer Project - Supporting businesses to create meaningful employment for people with disability

Dr Kevin Murfitt

  • 2016: $43,824
  • 2015: $88,500

Meet Me in a Minute

Dr Kevin Murfitt

  • 2016: $10,000

Diversity Field Officer (DFO) Project - Supporting businesses to create meaningful employment for people with disability

Dr Kevin Murfitt

  • 2017: $23,725

Improving the Accessability of Geelong and the Bellarine.

Dr Kevin Murfitt

  • 2021: $16,800
  • 2019: $50,000

Back to Back Theatre Research evaluation of NDIS ILC Grant.

A/Prof Angela Dew, Dr Kevin Murfitt

  • 2021: $15,000
  • 2020: $15,000

Supervisions

No completed student supervisions to report