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ANZSOG Dean Ken Smith’s key priorities are global focus, better connection with Alumni, quality education and research

  • Published Date: 20 July 2017
Professor Ken Smith, ANZSOG’s new CEO and Dean, says that expanding the organisation’s international focus in the Indo-Pacific region, ensuring ANZSOG continues to provide relevant, high-quality e...
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Making the most of Regulatory Impact Statements

  • Published Date: 20 July 2017
Developing a Regulatory Impact Statement (RIS) is mandatory for many legislative changes. But very few departments have the expertise to make the most of the process. Monash University’s Dr George ...
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Prisons: It’s not just public vs private

  • Authors: Gary Sturgess
  • Published Date: 20 July 2017
There has been a lot of talk in the past week about prison privatisation. This was sparked by dramatic footage out of Parklea Correctional Centre of an inmate filming contraband he claimed had been sm...
Research

Alcohol, drugs and family violence: A question of framing and boundary markers

Authors: Sophie Yates
Published Date: 12 July 2017
Can alcohol be a ‘cause’ of family violence? What do we mean by ‘causes’ of social problems? ANZSOG’s Sophie Yates examines problem framing in public policy. In this article (origi...
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The EMPA: Your questions answered

  • Published Date: 12 July 2017
ANZSOG’s Michael Mintrom is a Professor of Public Sector Management at Monash University and the Academic Director of the Executive Master of Public Administration. He is responsible for ensuring th...
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ANZSOG offers new scholarships for not-for-profits

  • Published Date: 12 July 2017
Not-for-profit organisations will be able to benefit from new scholarships for ANZSOG programs aimed at developing the skills of leaders and emerging leaders in their sector. The NFP sector is becomi...
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ANZSOG alumni Sue Clifford to head Family Safety Victoria

  • Published Date: 07 July 2017
The Victorian Government appointed ANZSOG alumni Sue Clifford as Chief Executive Officer of its new family violence agency, Family Safety Victoria. Ms Clifford, currently a Commander in the Vict...
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ANZSOG report to change attitudes on Indigenous service delivery

  • Published Date: 05 July 2017
Delivering services to Aboriginal communities, in a way that involves them as genuine partners and produces effective results, remains an ongoing challenge for public services across Australia. A new...
Research

Australia, the European Union and the New Trade Agenda

Format: ANU Press Monograph
Published Date: 27 June 2017
Summary Australia (together with New Zealand) is one of the few Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) countries with which the EU does not have a comprehensive trade agreement...
Research

Public admin explainer: What is adaptive leadership?

Published Date: 27 June 2017
Adaptive leadership is a practice for helping mobilise members of an organisation or community to adapt to significant change. It emphasises the importance of adaptation to a complex and rapidly chang...
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Discovering fresh approaches to diagnosing and tackling ongoing community challenges

  • Published Date: 27 June 2017
Worldwide, communities are losing trust in government and institutions that fail to respond to their perceived needs. Communities are increasingly suspicious of consultation processes cloaked as “st...
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Information sessions for Master of Public Administration open for registration

  • Published Date: 27 June 2017
Information sessions for the 2018 program of ANZSOG's Executive Master of Public Administration (EMPA) are now open for registration. Two sessions are taking place this August, one in Canberra and one...