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Professor of Housing & Social Policy, Centre for Urban Transitions, Swinburne University of Technology

Wendy Stone is Professor of Housing & Social Policy at Swinburne University's Centre for Urban Transitions. Wendy specialises in applied policy research on the nexus between housing, social and urban inequalities and actionable evidence for policy solutions. Her research focuses on housing, child, family and community wellbeing and inclusive housing futures. Between 2013-2020 Wendy was Director of the AHURI-Swinburne Research Centre. Previously, Wendy held senior research positions at the Australian Institute of Family Studies and the Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI).


  • 2013–present
    Associate professor, Swinburne University


  • 2010 
    Swinburne, PhD
  • 1996 
    The University of Melbourne, MA Social Policy & Resaerch Methods
  • 1993 
    Australian National University, BA (Honours)