Senior Lecturer in Management, Swinburne University of Technology

Sam Wilson is a Senior Lecturer in Management in the Department of Management and Marketing at Swinburne University of Technology. He has a PhD in social psychology and a Masters degree in organisational psychology from the University of Melbourne, and is a registered psychologist. Sam teaches leadership development to postgraduates in the Australian Graduate School of Entrepreneurship, and conducts leadership and psychological research with a range of sector and professional groups. His research interests lie primarily with studies of lay conceptions of socially responsible leadership and psychological studies of self-continuity, entrepreneurship and wellbeing.

Experience

  • 2017–present
    Senior Lecturer in Management, Swinburne University of Management
  • 2016–2018
    Course Director, Global Leadership Program, Swinburne University of Technology
  • 2018–2018
    Course Director, MBA, Swinburne University of Technology
  • 2016–2017
    Director, Swinburne Leadership Institute, Swinburne University of Technology
  • 2015–2016
    Acting Director, Swinburne Leadership Institute, Swinburne University of Technology
  • 2013–2015
    Research fellow, Swinburne Leadership Institute, Swinburne University of Technology
  • 2011–2012
    Lecturer in Psychology, Monash University
  • 2010–2010
    Postdoctoral fellow, Melbourne Sustainable Society Institute, University of Melbourne
  • 2008–2009
    Assistant Lecturer in Psychology, Monash University

Education

  • 2010 
    University of Melbourne, PhD (social psychology)
  • 2010 
    University of Melbourne, MPsych (industrial/organisational psychology)
  • 2000 
    University of Melbourne, BA
  • 2000 
    University of Melbourne , BCom

Professional Memberships

  • International Leadership Association
  • Academy of Management
  • Sustainability Transitions Research Network
  • Society for Personality and Social Psychology
  • Research Institute on Social Cohesion