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ARC NCGP Schemes: An Overview of the HASS Disciplines

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Building 211, Room 230

Curtin University

Kent Street

Bentley, WA 6102

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In this session Professor Therese Jefferson, Executive Director of the Australian Research Council's Social, Behavioural and Economic Sciences Panel, will provide an overview of recent trends in Humanities, Business and Social Science disciplines across the various ARC schemes. She will offer advice and guidance on what makes a good application, touching on questions such as the composition of the project team, the involvement of partners and international collaboration.

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About Professor Therese Jefferson

Professor Therese Jefferson joined the ARC in February 2017 as Executive Director for Social, Behavioural and Economic Sciences. Prior to commencing at the ARC, Professor Jefferson was a Research Fellow at Curtin University, within the Curtin Business School. In 2013, she was awarded the Curtin Business School Researcher of the Year. She was also a founding member and Co-Director of the Women in Social & Economic Research (WiSER) cluster established in 1999 at Curtin University.

Professor Jefferson’s research expertise lies in the gendered aspects of employment, economic security and labour markets, with special interest in the economic wellbeing of people in later life and the use of mixed methodologies in economics. Professor Jefferson has been involved with a wide range of applied economic and social research that has been commissioned by industry and policy organisations, including undertaking research projects for the Workplace Gender Equality Agency, Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission, FairWork Australia, Western Australian Health Department and Resources Industry Training Council.

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Australia

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