ARC Future Fellow 2012-2016, School of Business, University of Sydney

Mike has undertaken research on work, labour markets, skills development, occupational health and safety, and financial aspects of working life, including mortgage stress, superannuation and retirement. He has also written on the shifting of life course risks from employers and the state to workers and households and the growing role of financial markets in managing those risks. Previously, he was MBA Program Coordinator at the University of Wollongong. Mike holds a PhD in economics and has taught at universities in Australia and Europe.


  • –present
    ARC Future Fellow, University of Sydney
  • 2007–2011
    Researcher, , University of Sydney


  • 1998 
    University of Sydney, PhD

Research Areas

  • Social Policy (160512)