Robin Tennant-Wood

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Business and Government, University of Canberra

Robin Tennant-Wood is Assistant Professor in the Discipline of Government at the University of Canberra. She has been in local government and involved in policy development at local, state and federal levels. Her chief area of research is political ecology. Prior to taking up her academic appointment, Robin was Director of the Canberra Environment and Sustainability Resource Centre, working closely with the ACT community and government in environmental matters. Twitter name: @rtennantwood


  • 2010–present
    Assistant Professor, Discipline of Government, University of Canberra


  • 2004 
    Australian National University, Doctor of Philosophy
  • 1998 
    University of New England, Bachelor of Arts, Honours
  • 1984 
    Griffith University, Bachelor of Education
  • 1979 
    Kelvin Grove College of Advanced Education, Diploma of Teaching