Associate professor, University of Sydney

Gaby Ramia is Associate Professor in Public Policy within the Department of Government and International Relations, School of Social and Political Sciences, The University of Sydney. Gaby’s research lies in public and social policy and governance, particularly in relation to work, employment, education and welfare. He is currently leading an Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage Project across three universities, on governance networks, social networks and the employability and wellbeing of long-term unemployed people. He has also conducted ARC funded, multi-university and collaborative research on: social security in China; international education and the welfare of international students; and a recently won ARC Discovery project on precarious housing among international students.

Gaby has significant leadership experience. In the first half of 2018 he was Interim Head of the School of Social and Political Sciences. In 2016 and 2017 he was Associate Dean (Postgraduate Coursework Programs) in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, and in 2015 he was Director of the Graduate School of Government.

Gaby has taught in a wide range of policy-related areas, including public administration, public policy, and international policy.