Staff listing

Find out more about staff members at Deakin Business School's Department of Management. Here you can see staff profiles, link through to their publications and get in touch.

Department of Management staff

The Department of Management is one of the most innovative management departments in Australia. We’re home to Australia’s leading sports management and arts and cultural management groups and researchers in human resource and organisations, international business, and business ethics#. Our team is comprised of world-class, award-winning researchers – a testament to the calibre of our staff.

Our research is rated above world standard^ and has a significant impact on business and society as evidenced through national and international awards. Researchers work in partnership with government departments, commercial businesses, research councils, not-for-profits and philanthropic organisations and regularly publish in popular journals.

Key contacts

Professor Colin Higgins, Head of Department

Dr Justine Ferrer, Director of Teaching

Professor Andrew Noblet, Director, Researcher Development

Course directors

Dr Damien Whitburn, Bachelor of Sports Development

Dr Hunter Fujak, Bachelor of Business (Sports Management)

Dr Huw Flatau Harrison, Bachelor of Human Resource Management (Psychology)

Professor David Shilbury, Executive Master of Sport Business

Dr Justine Ferrer, Graduate Certificate of Entrepreneurship

Dr Jonathan Robertson, Master of Business (Sports Management)

Dr Anne Kershaw, Master of Business (Arts and Cultural Management)

Associate Professor Alfred Presbitero, MBA (International)

Dr John Molineux, Master of Human Resource Management

Associate Professor Jeff Shao, Master of Leadership

Academic contacts

Associate Professor Fara Azmat

Dr Jordan Bakhsh, Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Mike Bengough, Lecturer

Dr Sukanto Bhattacharya, Senior Lecturer

Samuel Cairnduff, Lecturer

Dr Michael Callaghan, Lecturer

Dr Jeff Chamberlain, Lecturer

Dr Sneha Chrispal, Senior Lecturer

Dr Amanda Coles, Senior Lecturer

Dr Brian Connelly, Professorial Research Fellow

Dr Andrew Creed, Lecturer

Dr Claudia Escobar Vega, Lecturer

Dr Justine Ferrer, Associate Head of School

Scott Field, Lecturer

Dr Huw Flatau Harrison, Senior Lecturer

Dr Florian Klonek, Senior Lecturer

Dr Hunter Fujak, Lecturer

Professor Hilary Glow

Professor Colin Higgins, Head of Department

Professor Andreas Hirschi, Professorial Research Fellow

Associate Professor Jo Ingold

David Jamieson, Professor of Practice

Dr Anne Kershaw, Senior Lecturer

Ms Jooyoung Kim, Lecturer

Dr Nicole Larson, Lecturer

Dr Ruby Ma, Lecturer

Dr Joshua McLeod, Lecturer

Dr John Molineux, Senior Lecturer

Professor Andrew Noblet

Dr Andrea North-Samardzic, Senior Lecturer

Dr Melissa Parris, Senior Lecturer

Dr Rakesh Pati, Senior Lecturer

Professor Dr Pamm Phillips

Associate Professor Alfred Presbitero

Dr Arpit Raswant, Lecturer

Dr Jonathan Robertson, Senior Lecturer

Dr Heather Round, Senior Lecturer

Associate Professor Katie Rowe

Dr Achinto Roy, Senior Lecturer

Dr Kerrie Saville, Senior Lecturer

Associate Professor Jeff Shao

Dr Zitong Sheng, Senior Lecturer

Professor David Shilbury

Dr Sarah Steen, Lecturer

Dr Steve Swanson, Senior Lecturer

Professor Lucy Taksa

Associate Professor Sam Tavassoli

Dr Paul Turner, Senior Lecturer

Dr Andrew Wang, Lecturer

Dr Damien Whitburn, Lecturer

Dr Fannie Wu, Lecturer



Centre for Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Business
Professor Hind Benbya, Director

Centre for Disaster Resilience and Recovery
Professor Mehmet Ulubasoglu, Director

Centre for Refugee Employment, Advocacy, Training and Education (CREATE)
Dr Karen Dunwoodie, Director

Deakin Integrated Reporting Centre
Professor Peter Carey, Research Director

IPA-Deakin SME Research Centre 
Professor George Tanewski, Director


Arts & Creative Industries Research and Engagement (ACiRE)
Professor Hilary Glow, Director

Better Consumption Lab 
Associate Professor Josh Newton, Director

Deakin MarTech Clinic 
Associate Professor Ali Tamaddoni, Director

Deakin MarTech Clinic
Professor Andre Bonfrer, Director

Impact Finance Hub
Dr Emma Li, Director

Leadership Futures Hub
Associate Professor Jeff Shao, Director

Leadership Futures Hub
Dr Yuen Lam Bavik, Director

Women's Entrepreneurship Research Alliance
Dr Andrea North-Samardzic, Director


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