Creative Universities Conference

This presentation was at my first real life 'academic' conference. It was small and cliquey but my my supervisor was there so all good. I attended the conference on her recommendation and presented on my research with a 'creative' twist to make it fit the conference theme - which I did badly. It shows my devotion... Continue Reading →

University Management: A Strategic Orphan

Tertiary Education Management Conference (Adelaide) September 2012 Abstract The environment in which universities exist has been changing rapidly for some years now and university managers are living that change every day.  In particular, the way in which learning and research experiences are designed and delivered in under continuing pressure from ‘disrupting’ forces pushing in on... Continue Reading →

Thinking about University Futures (Presentation)

The Creative University Conference (Hamilton, New Zealand) August 2012 Abstract The changing face of contemporary capitalism suggests a new form of university will  be needed in the future, and that brings with it the need to re-think the university's role in society and the economy. The university has been quite adept at shifting its organisational... Continue Reading →

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