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Associate Professor John Hopkins is an Innovation Fellow from Swinburne University of Technology. He has worked extensively in industry, for organisations such as General Motors and Cadbury, in addition to academic institutions in the UK, USA, Ireland and Australia. John's experience in industry has been critical to his academic career and he enjoys working at the interface of academic theory/knowledge and real-world industry practice.

Specialising in survey and case study-based methods, John's research has featured in many high ranking, internationally recognised peer-reviewed academic journals and industry publications, and John is regularly invited to provide expert opinion in the local, national and international media, for outlets like Channel 7 News, SBS World News, ABC, 2SER, 3AW, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age, World Economic Forum, The Saigon Times and The Hong Kong Herald.


  • 2014–present
    Associate professor, Swinburne University of Technology


  • 2005 
    University of Liverpool, UK, PhD