The University of Wollongong Faculty of Business was formed in 2013 following an organisational restructure. It comprised an amalgamation of the former Faculty of Commerce and the Sydney Business School. Related series: Faculty of Business - Papers .


Papers from 2012


Virtual teams and blended learning, Grace McCarthy

Authentic assessment and feedback in a masters program, Grace McCarthy and Julia Ahrens


How and why do managers use coaching skills?, Grace McCarthy and Julia Ahrens

Management: A Focus on Leaders, Annie Mckee, Travis Kemp, and Gordon Spence


A data envelopment analysis model for selecting suppliers in the presence of both dual-role factors and non-discretionary inputs, Abdollah Noorizadeh, Mahdi Mahdiloo, and Reza Farzipoor Saen


A new approach for considering a dual-role factor in data envelopment analysis, Abdollah Noorizadeh, Mahdi Mahdiloo, and Reza Farzipoor Saen


Suppliers ranking in the presence of undesirable outputs, Abdollah Noorizadeh, Mahdi Mahdiloo, and Reza Farzipoor Saen

Responding to the challenge of mental health recovery policy, Lindsay G. Oades

Recovery in Australia: marshalling strengths and living values, Lindsay G. Oades and Julie Anderson

The collaborative recovery model: developing positive institutions to facilitate recovery in enduring mental illness, Lindsay G. Oades, Trevor P. Crowe, and Frank P. Deane

Experience cycle methodology: a method for understanding the construct revision pathway, Lindsay Oades and Linda L. Viney


Are we there yet? Closing the gap in indigenous health in Australia: Monitoring clinical performance in Aboriginal and Islander community control health services in Queensland, Kathryn S. Panaretto, Selwyn Button, Adrian Carson, Dallas Leon, Rhonda Schibasaki, Gail Wason, David Baker, and Ian Ring

Asthma Management Program: Sixth Evaluation Progress Report, Karen Quinsey, James P. Dawber, Pamela E. Grootemaat, David L. Fildes, Peter D. Samsa, Darcy Morris, Cheryl M. Blissett, and Robert Gordon

Black Health's long shadow, Ian T. Ring

Abandoning leadership for a better way of being for women and men, Diann M. Rodgers-Healey

Coaching insights for coaches - listening to the inner game, Diann M. Rodgers-Healey

How global activism starts and spreads for women, Diann M. Rodgers-Healey


A comparison of theory and practice in market intelligence gathering for Australian micro-businesses and SMEs, Pauline Ross, Carol McGowan, and Lee Styger

Triggers, algorithms and priority settings in the initial intake tools, Peter Samsa, Janet Sansoni, Alan Owen, and Kathy Eagar

The Northern Territory Intervention in Australia: a grassroots perspective, Miliwanga Sandy and Kathleen F. Clapham

A model and proposed items for the new assessment system for aged care, Janet E. Sansoni, Peter D. Samsa, Alan G. Owen, and Kathy Eagar

Overlaps between initial intake assessments and ACAT assessment and suggested modifications, Janet E. Sansoni, Peter D. Samsa, Alan G. Owen, and Kathy Eagar

An Assessment Framework for Aged Care, Janet E. Sansoni, Peter D. Samsa, Alan G. Owen, Kathy Eagar, and Pamela E. Grootemaat


Evaluation of the Bourke Alcohol Action Plan: final report, Teresa Senserrick, Marilyn Lyford, Reece Hinchcliff, Soufiane Boufous, Kathleen F. Clapham, Sally Torr, and Rebecca Ivers


Homophobia to heterosexism: constructs in need of re-visitation, Ian Smith, Lindsay G. Oades, and Grace McCarthy


Coaching and cross disciplinary collaboration: more complexity and chaos?, Gordon B. Spence

Coaching and well-being: A brief review of existing evidence, relevant theory and implications for practitioners, Gordon B. Spence and Anthony M. Grant

Introduction to happiness interventions, Gordon B. Spence and Suzy Green

Applying a goal-based resilience model to breast cancer: A preliminary study, N Stefanic, P Caputi, D Iverson, L Oades, and L Lane


An exploration of applying rules based system modelling into a quality management framework - extending the quality triangle, Lee Styger

Further developments in knowledge business modelling - an inverse extension of the quality triangle, Lee Styger

The design of teaching protocols that develop creativity, innovation and innovative thinking within higher education business schools - a transfer of best practice from design and engineering education principles, Lee Styger

Role of supply chain mapping in sustainable supply chain management, Lee Styger, Nelson Perera, and Pradeepa Jayaratne

Imagining occupational therapy, Elizabeth Townsend, Alison Wicks, Hanneke van Bruggen, and Valerie Wright-St Clair

International casemix and funding models: lessons for rehabilitation, Lynne Turner-Stokes, Stephen Sutch, Robert Dredge, and Kathy Eagar

Enhancing the learning experience of students by incorporating core competences into assessment and inspiring diverse student cohorts to be authentic and context sensitive learners, Ananda Wickramasinghe


The invisible hand of business strategy processes: culture, power and politics in stragegy in a developing country, Ananda Wickramasinghe

Something fishy's going on: exploring how the aquaponics garden at the Basin View Masonic Village is promoting resident participation through occupation and community and social involvement, Alison Wicks and Helen M. Hasan

The impact of low-price brands on the order of entry advantage, Dean Wilkie, Lester W. Johnson, and Lesley White

Why do companies fail? Considering the key problems and success factors in modelling failure prediction in an Australian context, William Wilkinson

Accounting for between-study variation in incremental net benefit in value of information methodology, Andrew R. Willan and Simon Eckermann


Value of information and pricing new health care interventions, Andrew R. Willan and Simon Eckermann

Inflexible parents, inflexible kids: a 6-year longitudinal study of parenting style and the development of psychological flexibility in adolescents, Kathryn E. Williams, Joseph Ciarrochi, and Patrick C. L Heaven

Papers from 2011


Self-checkout at banks: so why salesperson - a case of Sri Lankan banking sector, Nalin Abeysekera and Ananda Wickramasinghe

Clever fuehren = coachen!, Julia Ahrens and Grace McCarthy


Consumer co-creation of product quality: examining home advantage in State-of-Origin rugby, Charles S. Areni

Tunes and melodies that sell schooners and bubbly, Charles S. Areni

Tunes and melodies that sell schooners and bubbly, Charles S. Areni

Factors affecting the extent of monday blues: Evidence from a meta-analysis, Charles S. Areni, Mitchell Burger, and Natalina Zlatevska

Feminist Fallacies and Old Husbands' Tales, Charles S. Areni and Stephen S. Holden

The universal color grid: color research unbiased by verbal labels and prototypical hues, Charles S. Areni and Catherine Sutton-Brady


Palliative care outcomes collaboration: improving the quality of palliative care using routine, standard patient assessments, Maree Banfield


Value of Values for Practicing Managers and Leaders, Palli Mulla K A Chandrakumara

International corporate entrepreneurship: motives, processes and performances, Ty Choi

Indigenous led intervention research: The benefits, challenges and opportunities, Kathleen F. Clapham


Reconstructing Vision: Undone Science and Anti-VEGF treatment of Wet Age-related Macular Degeneration, Tommy Cleary

Consistently estimating absolute risk difference when translating evidence to jurisdictions of interest, M Coory, Simon Eckermann, and A Willan


Counting acute inpatient care. ABF Information Series No. 5, Kathy Eagar

Lessons from interdisciplinary research, Kathy Eagar


What is activity-based funding? ABF Information Series No. 1, Kathy Eagar

ABF Information Series Number 8: Mental health, Kathy Eagar, Philip Burgess, and Harvey Whiteford

Assessing economies of scale in public hospitals, Kathy Eagar, Yuejen Zhao, and Margaret Foley

Health, economic, psychological and social impact of educating carers of patients with advanced pulmonary disease (protocol), Simon Eckermann, Mary A. Luszcz, P Phillips, D Rowett, R M. Sladek, T Jones, and P Frith

Healthcare resource use and medical costs for the management of oesophageal cancer, Simon Eckermann, David Watson, George Mayne, P. Fahey, N. G. Hirst, D C. Whiteman, and L. G. Gordon

Presenting evidence and summary measures to best inform societal decisions when comparing multiple strategies, Simon Eckermann and A Willan

The association between strategic cost management and enterprise risk management: a critical literature review, Mohamed Elsayed, Ananda Wickramasinghe, and Marwa A. Razik


Liberty, national security and the Big Society, Alison Green, Nick Johns, and Mark Rix


Corporate governance in Sri Lanka: the status quo, Walter Gunathilake, Anura De Zoysa, and Palli Mulla K. A. Chandrakumara


A multi-dimensional approach to customer service interactions, Nicole Hartley, Charles S. Areni, and Paul Harrison


Influential organisational capabilities for SMEs’ export performance: An exploratory study, Majidah Hassan and Grace McCarthy

Evaluation of logistics & performance in the tea industry, Pradeepa Jayaratne

What is Sustainable Supply?, Pradeepa Jayaratne


Sustainable supply chain management: using the Sri Lankan tea industry as a pilot study, Pradeepa Jayaratne, Lee Styger, and Nelson Perera


History and Potential of Renewable Energy Development in New Zealand, Geoff Kelly

The city branding of Wollongong, Gregory M. Kerr, Gary I. Noble, and John Glynn

A sustainable decision framework for maintaining engagement between corporations and community stakeholders: breaking down the barriers of supply, Fadi Kotob and Lee Styger


The aging workforce: how can Australian universities address future workforce challenges?, Susan Loomes and Grace McCarthy


The factors of SME cluster developments in a developing country: the case of Indonesian clusters, Mukhammad Kholid Mawardi, Ty Choi, and Nelson Perera


Challenges of the coaching manager, Grace McCarthy and Julia Ahrens

Understanding employee well-being practices in Australian organizations, Grace McCarthy, Shamika Almeida, and Julia Ahrens

Towards a positive university, Lindsay G. Oades, Suzy Green, Gordon B. Spence, and Paula Robinson

What do 15 years of review and evaluation projects and routine outcome measurements add up to?, Alan G. Owen

Using palliative care assessment tools to influence and enhance clinical practice, Deborah Rawlings, Elizabeth M. Banfield, Patsy Yates, Kathy Hendry, and Susan Mylne

Using linkage between hospital and ABS mortality data to enhance reporting of deaths among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, Ian T. Ring, Sarah Neville, Lisa Jackson Pulver, Helen Moore, Lee K. Taylor, Leonie Tickle, and Richard Madden


Counter-Terrorism and Information: The NSI Act, fair trials and open, accountable government, Mark Rix

Women in Educational Leadership, Diann Rodgers-Healey


Rivers and puddles: metaphors for explaining the need for continuous change and development in modern organisations, Ann M. Rogerson

Recommended measures for the assessment of behavioral disturbances associated with dementia, Janet E. Sansoni, Nicholas Marosszeky, Yun-Hee Jeon, Siggi Zapart, Lee-Fay Low, Lynn Chenoweth, and Emily Sansoni


Safe system demonstration project in a remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community, Teresa Senserrick, Peter Yip, Raphael Grzebieta, Kathleen F. Clapham, Marilyn Lyford, and Rebecca Ivers


Implementing safe system research in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities, T Senserrick, P Yip, R Grzebieta, Kathleen F. Clapham, M Lyford, and R Ivers


Coaching with self-determination theory in mind: Using theory to advance evidence-based coaching practice, Gordon B. Spence and Lindsay G. Oades

A population-based study comparing traumatic spinal cord injury and non-traumatic spinal cord injury using a national rehabilitation database, Tara L. Stevermuer, Frances D. Simmonds, and Peter New

Comparison of patients managed in specialised spinal rehabilitation units with those managed in non-specialised rehabilitation units, Tara L. Stevermuer, Frances D. Simmonds, and Peter New


An analysis of the restrictions on the competitive readiness of Australian businesses due to their lack of formal quality management systems, Lee Styger Sydney Business School


Risk within the foundation of Australian supply : a cross-sectoral, cross-regional perspective, Lee Styger Sydney Business School


An analysis of the sustainability and the future of innovation readiness within the Australian supply base: A cross-sectorial, cross-regional snapshot, Lee E J Styger

The impact of uncertain rice supply in northeast Thailand on inventories and unfilled customer demand, Phatcharee Thongrattana, Ferry Jie, and Kevin Anthony Parton


The role of the coach in facilitating positive youth development: Moving from theory to practice, Stewart Vella, Lindsay Oades, and Trevor Crowe


Three-dimensional dosimetry imaging of I-125 plaque for eye cancer treatment, Michael Weaver, Janette P. Green, Marco Petasecca, Michael L. Lerch, Dean L. Cutajar, D. Franklin, J Jakubek, Martin G. Carolan, M Conway, S Pospisil, Tomas Kron, Peter E. Metcalfe, M Zaider, and Anatoly B. Rosenfeld


A literature analysis on business performance for SMES - subjective or objective measures?, Siti Nur 'Atikah Zulkiffli and Nelson Perera