Originally a panel beater for 8 years, the study of work has been a pre-occupation of Roger and he completed his PhD on the introduction of Japanese management techniques in the Australian car industry. Roger's interests and teaching include; family, gender and sexuality; new forms of work, organisation and career; qualitative research methods; and, introduction to criminology. Currently, he is also involved in using new media to provide dynamic ways of teaching and learning. Roger is a member of TASA (The Australian Sociological Association).

Experience

  • 1992–present
    Academic, James Cook University

Education

  • 1990 
    La Trobe, PhD

Research Areas

  • Sociology And Social Studies Of Science And Technology (160808)
  • Humanities And Social Sciences Curriculum And Pedagogy (Excl. Economics, Business And Management) (130205)