James joined the Australian Centre for Child Protection as a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in 2014 shortly after receiving his PhD. Funded by Parkerville Children and Youth Care, the position focuses on research into multi-agency approaches to addressing child sexual abuse. James' doctoral thesis dealt with the challenges of conducting program evaluation that has credibility and relevance to human service practitioners. His previous research work has primarily focused on public management in the criminal justice system and quality teaching and learning in the higher education sector.
Postdoctoral research fellow, University of South Australia
Research assistant, University of Wollongong
Research officer, University of Western Sydney
Research officer, University of Technology Sydney
University of Western Sydney, Doctor of Philosophy
Edith Cowan University, Master of Criminal Justice
Edith Cowan University, Bachelor of Arts (Psychology)
The practice of quality in assuring learning in higher education., Quality in Higher Education
A sense of belonging to enhance participation, success and retention in online programs., International Journal of the First Year in Higher Education.