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Dr Robin Price

QUT Business School,
Management

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Name
Dr Robin Price
Position(s)
Senior Lecturer
QUT Business School,
Management
Discipline *
Business and Management, Policy and Administration
Phone
+61 7 3138 2790
Fax
+61 7 3138 1313
Email
Location
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Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy (Griffith University), GDipAdVocEd (Griffith University), Graduate Certificate - Management (Queensland University of Technology), BCom(Hons)(IR) (Griffith University), BArts (University of Queensland), BCom(HRM&IR) (Griffith University)

Keywords

Human Resource Management, Industrial / Employment Relations, Service Sector Employment, Especially Retail, Trade Union Strategy, Youth Employment

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

Background

Robin has spent most of her working life in the retail industry, in management and training roles, whilst studying part-time. While undertaking her PhD she lectured and tutored in the Department of Industrial Relations at Griffith University, and joined QUT as a member of the academic staff in 2004.

Research Interests

  • Trade union strategy
  • Young peoples experience of work
  • Retail industry employment
  • Employment relations
  • Employment regulation

Robin is interested in all aspects of employment relations. Robin’s research is primarily on labour use strategies and the interplay with the regulatory framework. She is currently researching comparative trade union strategies and young people’s experience and knowledge of work.

This information has been contributed by Dr Robin Price.

Teaching

Teaching Interests

  • Contemporary employment relations
  • Government/business relations
  • Human resource management
  • Negotiation
  • Learning and Development
This information has been contributed by Dr Robin Price.

Publications


For more publications by this staff member, visit QUT ePrints, the University's research repository.

Research projects

Grants and projects (Category 1: Australian Competitive Grants only)

Title
Social Citizenship and Employment for Secondary School Students
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
LP0774931
Start year
2007
Keywords
social citizenship at work, youth employment, education, school to work transition, industrial relations,

Supervision

Completed supervisions (Doctorate)

Completed supervisions (Masters by Research)