Glenn Salkeld is the Executive Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Wollongong. He is a health economist with more than 30 years as an academic, specialising in the application of multi-criteria decision analysis to help people make high quality health decisions. He also has a long standing interest in the economics of prevention, pharmaceuticals and surgery.


  • 2011–present
    Head of School & Discipline, School of Public Health, University of Sydney


  • 2001 
    University of Sydney, PhD

Grants and Contracts

  • 2013
    Program evaluation of Osteoarthritis Awareness hub Hunter D, Bennell K, Fransen M, Jeon Y, Jones G, Salkeld G ARC Discovery Grant ($440,000 over 3 years)
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  • 2011
    Screening and Test Evaluation Program Irwig L, Glasziou P, Craig J, Salkeld G, Macaskill P NHMRC Program Grant ($8,915,000 over 5 years)
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Research Areas

  • Health Economics (140208)
  • Public Health And Health Services (1117)