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Adjunct Lecturer, School of Languages, Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics, Monash University

I am an academic and businessperson. I hold a number of degrees (B.A.Hons., Monash 1971), (Dip. Ed., Monash, 1972), (M.Env.Sci.- Monash, 1983), and am currently completing a PhD in the field of Plain English and jargon, also at Monash.

Through my companies,I publish manuscripts for books/ebooks and journalism:

- C21: Communicating in the 21st Century (3/e) (Wiley) , currently writing fourth edition for 2015)
-Communication in the Workplace; Business Writing; Conflict Management
-Column in Management Today

I write for The Conversation online magazine:

I led the Professional Writing program at Monash 2002- 2010, and am currently writing professionally, with a million-word textbook/ Instructor's Manuals project, a business column, a doctoral thesis (incorporating corpus linguistic techniques), and a trade book entitled Good English- in Plain English.

I also am an active contributor to LinkedIn groups:



Available as downloads @

-Gender and Communication (2012- book chapter)
-English Grammar (2012- book chapter)
-Non-Verbal Communication (2012- book chapter)
-Communication Models: Can Pre-editing and Post-editing Messages Help Improve Basic Models? (Australian and New Zealand Communication Association conference paper, 2007)
-Plain English in Two Australian Organizations: Readability and Style Analysis (conference paper, ANZCA, 2012)
New Media as Biohazard, Magical Thinking? Framing the Debate (conference paper, ANZCA, 2012)


  • –present
    Adjunct Lecturer, School of English, Communication and Performance Studies, Monash University


Dean’s Award for Teaching Excellence- Monash University, 2010a Dean’s Award for Media Engagement- Monash University, 2010b

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