Director, The Cairns Institute, James Cook University

Areas of expertise:

- Environmental Sociology
- Environment Policy
- Rural Sociology
- Applied Sociology, Program Evaluation And Social Impact Assessment

Research interests:

Environmental sociology; Sociology of food and agriculture; Development studies; Social impact assessment

Experience

  • 2014–present
    Director, The Cairns Institute
  • 2014–present
    Professor of Sociology, James Cook University

Honours

Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia