ARC Linkage Grant 2013-2016
Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs, Australia
Enhancing mothers' engagement with the workforce in the preschool years
Dr Belinda A Hewitt; Prof William C Martin; Prof Gillian M Whitehouse; Dr Lyndall Strazdins; Prof Marian P Baird; A/Prof Guyonne R Kalb; Prof Janeen H Baxter; Dr Mara Yerkes; Ms Jane F Dickenson; Miss Megan A Shipley
Work and Organisational Studies
Increasing the workforce participation of mothers is a key national policy agenda. This project will produce unique data that provides insights into how leave arrangements, childcare, flexibility, job characteristics and individual circumstances interact to influence mothers' workforce engagement and how this varies for different groups of mothers.