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LH Martin Institute research activities aim to contribute to the improvement of professional practice in tertiary education management and leadership. Their outcomes support the delivery of high quality, contextualised training programs for the sector. They also generate policy-relevant advice to help increase effectiveness in leadership and management.

Key themes in our research activities thus far include:

  • creating a vibrant tertiary education workforce,
  • increasing productivity in tertiary education,
  • the higher education - vocational education interface and the nature of tertiary education,
  • performance measurement and business intelligence, and
  • strategic management in tertiary education.

The links below provide a list of our current and completed researches. You can also choose to search by an author's surname or a research topic or title.

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What's Happening?
Emerging Leaders and Managers Program

Program for new and aspiring managers to develop leadership skills and capacities.

Emerging Leaders and Managers - Bridging Program

Program to enable current eLAMP individual study participants to articulate into graduate...

Leading the University Masterclass

Our flagship program for senior university executives focusing on how to interact with...

Service Improvement and Innovation in Universities

A conference on successful service improvement, driving innovation and enhancing customer...

Journal of Higher Education Policy and Management

Abstract submission deadline: 15 December 2017

Creating Effective Innovation Ecosystems

Part of a series of workshops on innovation ecosystems.

News Updates
29 June 2017
Leo Goedegebuure and Ian Marshman in the latest CEDA report on Service Sector Productivity

Read Director Leo Goedegebuure and Associate Professor Ian Marshman's chapter on...

26 May 2017
Ruth Schubert on ABC Radio Mornings 26/05

ABC Radio's Jon Faine interviews LHMI Associate Director Dr Ruth Schubert on the recent...

3 May 2017
The budget finds savings, but little in the way of reform

Honorary Fellow Mark Warburton on the federal government's proposed measures on higher...

Insights Blog
11 October 2017
AIR-4-I

An approach to applied research leadership for collaborative innovation, connecting...

5 September 2017
Leading the Academy: distributed leadership in Higher Education

Prof Sandra Jones, RMIT, has published a HERDSA Guide Leading the Academy: distributed...

30 August 2017
Innovation skills and our preference for using them

Read more on skills for innovation and cognitive styles from Ed Bernacki, featured...

Research & Projects
Benchmarking Performance of Research and Innovation

A project on benchmarking organisational practices that influence research and innovation...

Investigating Quality Teaching in the Victorian VET Sector

Primary research to find out what is quality teaching and identify the capabilities VET...

Vocations: the link between post-compulsory education and the labour market

A three-year project funded by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research...