Big thinking professor on HR hitlist

Centre for Work Organisation and Wellbeing
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Griffith University Professor of Employment Relations Adrian Wilkinson  has been named on a prestigious shortlist of international HR Thinkers (first published, August 6, 2012) HR Most Influential 2012 has unveiled the names of the top 20 global thinkers challenging assumptions and practice in the field of human resources, with Professor Wilkinson the only Australian academic […]

Professor named Fellow of Royal Society of Arts

Centre for Work Organisation and Wellbeing
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Griffith University’s Professor Adrian Wilkinson has become a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (first published, June 22, 2012). The RSA (Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce) was founded in 1754, and has a wealth of notable achievements and Fellows in its 250-year history. It is an enlightenment organisation committed […]

Personalising weight loss

Griffith Health
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A personalised weight loss ‘prescription’ to help overweight and obese people understand their ‘energy gap’. This should be the long-term goal of both developed and developing societies struggling with the alarming increase in obesity, a leading Queensland researcher says. Speaking at the Gold Coast Health and Medical Research Conference 2012 this week, Professor Andrew Hills from the Griffith Health […]

Exploring 60 years of Sino-Australian history

Inside Griffith
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Adding to the debate regarding Australia’s role in the Asian Century, a new book sheds light on the nation’s foreign policy discourse with China. Written by Yi Wang from the School of Languages & Linguistics – Australian-China Relations post 1949: Sixty Years of Trade and Politics – challenges commonly-held beliefs about Australia’s dependence upon great power allies. […]

Ambassador to Samoa visits GBS

Griffith Asia Institute
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H.E. Dr Stephen Henningham, Australian High Commissioner to Samoa and America Samoa was in Brisbane for mid-term consultations on Monday 19 November and Tuesday 20 November 2012.  During his visit with Griffith Business School on Tuesday morning, Dr Henningham met with Dr Parmendra Sharma from the department of Accounting, Finance and Economics and with Neelesh […]