PhD Candidate at the Institute for Governance and Policy Analysis, University of Canberra

Mick Chisnall is currently undertaking doctoral research studies in socio-technology after a 14 year career as a senior executive with the ACT Government. Prior to working in government, he worked in private industry as an ICT executive and as a consultant. Mick brings to his research elements from a wide range of disciplines ranging from a degree in Mathematical Physics through to marketing and online sociology. He provides extensive practitioner experience in strategic consulting, organisational development and change, governance and ICT. His research interests include New Materialism, Discourse Theory and Praxis.


  • –present
    PhD candidate at the Institute for Governance and Policy Analysis (IGPA), University of Canberra


  • 2013 
    ANU, Master Social Research (incomplete)
  • 1972 
    University of Adelaide, BSc (Maths)