Charles Sturt University
Charles Sturt University

Australian Indigenous Leadership and Entrepreneurship

Research Area leader:

Associate Professor Michelle Evans

Associate Professor Michelle Evans

  • Overview
  • Members
  • Projects
  • Current Students
  • PhD/DBA Topics

Overview

This Research Area (RA) focuses on producing knowledge in the areas of Australian Indigenous leadership and entrepreneurship. The research is focused on the convergence between entrepreneurship and leadership, and has four core interests:

Members

Name Title/Position Location

Mark Morrison

Professor

Bathurst

PK Basu

Associate Professor

Bathurst

Branka Krivokapic-Skoko

Associate Professor

Bathurst

Faye McMillan

Senior Lecturer

Wagga

Michelle Evans

Associate Professor

Bathurst

Percy Knight

Indigenous Fellow

Bathurst

Paul Newman

DBA Student

Bathurst

Sonya Pearce

PhD Student Bathurst

Tracey Trudgett-Gale

Honours Student Bathurst

Jock Collins

Adjunct Professor Sydney

Projects

Current Students

Name Award Topic Supervisor
Reece George PhD Indigenous Australians and persuasive technology

Dr Michelle Evans
mievans@csu.edu.au
02 6338 4162

Professor Steve D'Alessandro
sdalessandro@csu.edu.au
02 6338 4286
Paul Newman DBA Business success and leadership among Indigenous business in Australia

Professor Mark Morrison mmorrison@csu.edu.au

02 6338 4253

Faye McMillan PhD Shared meanings of leadership through accounts of the experiences of Indigenous/ First Nations women leaders.

Professor Karen Francis

Professor Mary Fitzgerald

Dr Judith Anderson

Sonya Pearce PhD (UTS) Aboriginal Women, enterprise development and social change in Aboriginal communities in NSW, Victoria and Queensland 

Professor Jock Collins

Professor Mark Morrison
mmorrison@csu.edu.au
02 6338 4253

PhD/DBA Topics

The following opportunities exist in Australian Indigenous Leadership and Entrepreneurship:

Supervisor Topic

Professor Mark Morrison
morrison@csu.edu.au
02 6338 4253

 

 

  • Effect of HRM practices on Indigenous Firm Performance
  • Identifying, supporting and developing Indigenous entrepreneurs
  • Cross-cultural comparison of Indigenous and non-Indigenous entrepreneurs

Associate Professor PK Basu
pbasu@csu.edu.au
02 6338 4577 

 

  • Determinants of Indigenous business success in Australia
  • Indigenous business operations - cross-country comparisons

Associate Professor Branka Krivokapic-Skoko
bkrivokapic@csu.edu.au
02 6338 4428

  • Indigenous co-operatives in Australia and overseas
  • Indigenous entrepreneurship and business development
Dr Michelle Evans
mievans@csu.edu.au
02 6338 4162

 

 

  • Indigenous leadership
  • Collective leadership
  • Indigenous entrepreneurship and business development
  • Identity and leadership