‘Build it and they will come’: the role of employment in making Brisbane a global city

A scene from Brisbane CBD, with lady walking across plaza towards camera.
Centre for Work Organisation and Wellbeing
With the November, 2014 G20 meeting done and dusted, WOW’s resident historian, Professor Bradley Bowden, and colleague, Dr Andrea Insch (University of Otago, NZ) set about understanding the role of 34 years’ of rebranding strategy in transforming Brisbane into a global city. But what does this have to do with the world of work you […]

University student work placements receive research funding boost

Identifying how educational interventions can enrich students’ practical experiences to effectively transition to employment is the aim of the new project.
Arts Education Law
Maximising learning outcomes from student work experiences in the Australian higher education sector is the focus of a new project which aims to provide valuable insights into how to best secure graduate employment. The multi-partner, multidisciplinary project has recently been awarded a prestigious 2015 Office for Learning and Teaching Innovation and Development Grant, valued at […]