Associate Professor in International Business, RMIT University

Natt is an associate professor in international business in the school of management, RMIT University. He is interested in mining and gender equity in Asia, poverty alleviation and corporate social responsibility by multinational corporations (MNCs), trade and political relationship between Australia and South East Asia, and learning in transnational education. His current research project focuses on mining MNCs in Greater Mekong Sub-region. He has won numerous research grants from the Australian and international Governments.

He is the editor of the International Journal of Studies in Thai Business, Society & Culture (http://e-jts.asia/), an open-access Thai Studies and Business journal.

Experience

  • 2013–present
    Associate Professor, RMIT University
  • 2010–2013
    Senior Lecturer in International Business, RMIT University
  • 2007–2009
    Lecturer, RMIT University
  • 2003–2007
    Lecturer, Burapha University
  • 2003–2006
    Researcher, Ministry of Education, Thailand
  • 2004–2005
    Researcher, The World Bank
  • 2002–2002
    Research Fellow, Monash University
  • 1999–2001
    Business Owner, City education Centre

Education

  • 2009 
    RMIT University, Grad.Cert. in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education
  • 2003 
    Monash University, PhD.
  • 1997 
    Victoria University, MBA
  • 1995 
    Chulalongkorn University, BA

Publications

  • 2015
    Corporate Social Responsibility and Mining Industry in Thailand, World Journal of Management
  • 2013
    Software Industry in India: Local Factors and Global Impacts, International Journal of of Indian Culture and Business Management
  • 2013
    Management of Education Policy: The Cacophony of education Reform, International Journal of Management in Education
  • 2013
    Poverty Alleviation: Approaches by MNCs in Laos and Thailand, Journal of Business and Policy Research
  • 2012
    Leadership Styles: A Study of Thai and Australian Public Sectors, Asian Academy of Management Journal
  • 2011
    Engaging International Business Students in the Online Environment, The International Journal of Management Education
  • 2011
    MNCs and Poverty Alleviation in Thailand, The International Journal of Computer. Internet and Management
  • 2010
    Embracing Guanxi: The Literature Review, International Journal of Asian Business and Information Management
  • 2009
    Learning Problems in Transnational Business Education and Training: the Case of the MBA in Thailand, International Journal of Training and Development
  • 2008
    Relationship Value in Thai Business-to-Business Marketing, Journal of Asia-Pacific Business

Grants and Contracts

  • 2013
    Mining MNCs and Gender Equity in Lao PDR and Thailand
    Role:
    Chief Investigator
    Funding Source:
    AusAid (ADRA scheme)
  • 2012
    MNCs and Human Development in Central Thailand
    Role:
    Chief Investigator
    Funding Source:
    The Royal Thai Government
  • 2012
    MNCs and poverty alleviation in GMS countries
    Role:
    Chief Investigator
    Funding Source:
    RMIT
  • 2011
    MNCs and poverty alleviation in Laos PDR and Thailand
    Role:
    Chief Investigatoe
    Funding Source:
    Australian Government

Professional Memberships

  • Academy of Management

Research Areas

  • International Business (150308)
  • Studies Of Asian Society (169903)