Full members

NameResearch interests
Dr Mary Bambacas HRM practices, organisational commitment, job embeddedness
Dr Chia-Yen (Chad) Chiu Teams and leadership
Professor Jackie Coyle-Shapiro

Justice in organisations, psychological contracts, organisational citizenship behaviour, and organisational change

Dr Joanna Crossman Workplace spirituality, international education in business contexts, conflict in organisational contexts
Associate Professor Mel Fugate Organisational change, careers
Professor Carol Kulik  Workforce diversity, organisational justice, HRM practices
Dr Danica Liu Mental health, resilience, well-being, gender differences, age/lifespan, and diversity

Professor Cheri Ostroff (Director)

Organisational culture and climate, person-organisation fit, HRM systems, diversity
Dr Sanjee Perera Emotion work, employee diversity, HRM practices in nonconventional work settings
Dr Sukhbir Sandhu Corporate social and environmental sustainability, base of the pyramid business strategies
Dr Shruti Sardeshmukh HR issues in family businesses and start-ups, entrepreneurship, opportunity recognition.
Dr Ruchi Sinha Conflict management, trust repair at the workplace, teams
Dr Natalie Skinner Health and wellbeing in the workplace, work-life interaction, stress and burnout, mindfulness in the workplace
Ms Christina Stothard Organizational culture, research methods, social network analysis
Dr Gerry Treuren Volunteering motivations, employee turnover and retention, job search
Dr Yoshio Yanadori Compensation, strategic HRM, international HRM, and management in East Asia
Professor Deanne den Hartog Leadership, teams,, personality, well-being, HRM, culture and trust.
Associate Professor Ingrid Fulmer Human Resource Management, Organizational Behaviour and Business Ethics


NameResearch interests
Dr Jane Burdett      Workplace learning and development, student learning experiences, diversity, group and team work.
Dr Manjit Monga Management ethics, research ethics, human resource management, cultural diversity management and small business management.
Professor Barbara Pocock Ageing, retirement, gender equality, decent work, flexibility, working hours
Associate Professor Claudine Soosay  Organizational learning, knowledge management, labour mobility, turnover in supply chains, international HRM, national and regional skills shortages
Professor Ying Zhu International HRM, Asian management styles, the political economy of globalisation
Professor Susan Freeman International business strategy; parent-subsidiary company autonomy; international entrepreneurship; services internationalization; Corporate Social Responsibility and global business; and emerging markets, with a focus on the Asian region and on qualitative research
Dr Jill Gould Organisational gender diversity, especially at executive and board levels, gender diversity.
Mrs Justine Irving Ageing, retirement, gender equality
Dr Sue Jarrad Legal decision-making capacity in relation to older persons, community aged care,dementia services development, policy and advocacy
Dr Claire Hutchinson

Flexible work arrangements, work-life interaction, occupational health and well-being, gender and work, disadvantaged job seekers/unemployment

Dr Jasmine Huynh

 Research methodology, employee health and wellbeing, HRM systems/practices, JD-R model and psychology of volunteering

Dr Low Chin Heng

 Psychological contracts, employee roles and self-concepts, and employee innovation culture

Dr Erich Fein,

(University of Southern Queensland)

 Research design, leadership development, organizational behavior, culture change

Ms Kateryna Kalysh

 Diversity management and gender equality across managerial levels


NameResearch interests
Professor Sara Charlesworth, (RMIT) Gender (in)equality, employment regulation, decent work
Professor Anthony McDonnell, (Cork University) International human resource management, employment relations, talent management
Dr Larry Williams (University of Nebraska) Organizational and social science research methods and data analysis techniques

Professional staff

Ms Bernadette Burgert Centre Coordinator
Ms Nancy Spork Administration and Project Support Officer