The Centre for Workforce Futures represents one of the Asia Pacific’s leading concentrations of expertise from the disciplines of Accounting, Actuarial Studies, Demography, Economics, Employment Relations, Human Resource Management, International Business, Labour Law, Linguistics, Management, Marketing, Media and Cultural Studies, Medical Informatics, Organisation Studies, Operations Management, Philosophy and Sociology. It also engages with research on age and ageing, gender, health and migration.
The Centre’s multi-disciplinary community and its members are in an excellent position to undertake cross-disciplinary problem-focused research and thought leadership that addresses current and future economic and social challenges relating to work, working people, work organisation and employment.
The Centre’s Core Members include Macquarie University staff from different Departments in the Australian School of Business and the Faculties of Arts and Human Sciences who participate in the Centre’s 4 Research Pillars and who collaborate with each other and with other broader Centre Members and Associate Members, as outlined below.
In support of its operation as a collaborative cross-disciplinary hub, the Centre encompasses:
- Across Macquarie University members
- Honorary Professors and Honorary Adjuncts
- PhD Student members
- Associate Members from other universities and from other public, private and not-for-profit sector organisations
- International Scholarly Advisory Committee and Industry Advisory Committee members.
- Professor Daryll Hull
- Professor Lucy Taksa
- Dr Catherine Bishop
- Dr Nour Dados
- Lynne Cousins
- Jason Antony