Dr Dale Tweedie researches in two main areas: professional ethics and corporate social responsibility; and,workplace organisation and governance. Prior to joining the International Governance and Performance Research Centre (IGAP), he was a Research Associate on an Australian Research Council funded investigation of workplace organisation in Australia.
Dale brings an interdisciplinary approach to research and teaching drawn from his employment and education in diverse fields. After 2 years as an accountant with PricewaterhouseCoopers, Dale completed a B.A. (Hons) with majors in Economics and Philosophy, and an M.A. (Hons) by research into the ethical and methodological dimensions of education and workplace policy. His Ph.D. assessed economic, sociological and philosophical theories of work inlight of contemporary workplace trends. He has publications in leading international journals in business ethics, the sociology of work and applied philosophy, and has extensive teaching experience across these fields.