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

Filter by

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

R Tucker, P Frawley, D Kelly, L Johnson, F Andrews, K Murfitt

(2020), pp. 291-303, Sustaining Social Inclusion, Abingdon, U.K., 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: $22,692

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