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Angela Knox

Angela Knox

BSc(Hons) MCom(Hons) PhD Melbourne
Associate Professor; Postgraduate Coordinator

Rm N304
H03 - Institute Building
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

Telephone +61 2 9351 4264
Fax +61 2 9351 4729
angela.knox@sydney.edu.au

Newsroom articles

  • Part time work 07 Jan 2014

    702 ABC Sydney Nightlife

    Professor Angela Knox was interviewed on 702 ABC Sydney Nightlife which explored the rise of part time work in Australia and its benefits and disadvantages.

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Publications

2015

4
Journal Article/s

Knox A, Warhurst C, Nickson D and Dutton E 2015 Forthcoming 'More than a feeling: using hotel room attendants to improve understanding of job quality', International Journal of Human Resource Management

2014

4
Journal Article/s

Knox A 2014 'Human resource management (HRM) in temporary work agencies: Evidence from the hospitality industry', Economic and Labour Relations Review, vol.25:1, pp. 81-98 Link

5
Conference Paper/s

Knox A 2014 'From 'McJobs' to 'Maestro Jobs': The Changing Nature of Cafe Jobs in Australia', 26th Annual Conference of the Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics SASE, Chicago, United States, 12th July 2014

2013

5
Conference Paper/s

Knox A and Ainsworth S 2013 'Bridging the Divide: An Analysis of Breastfeeding and Women’s Employment Policies', 25th Annual Conference of the Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics SASE 2013 – “States In Crisis”, Milan, Italy, 29th June 2013

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Knox A 2013 'Temping at the Top: 'High End' Temporary Work Agency Employment', Proceedings of the 27th Conference of the Association of Industrial Relations Academics of Australia and New Zealand AIRAANZ 2013 - "Work, employment and employment relations in an uneven patchwork world", Freemantle, Australia, 8th February 2013

2012

2
Book Section/s

Knox A 2012 'Temporary Work and Temporary Work Agencies in Australia: Going from Bad to Worse ?' in New Ways of Organising Work: Developments, Perspectives and Experiences, ed. Clare Kelliher and Julia Richardson, Routledge, London, United Kingdom, pp. 30-45

5
Conference Paper/s

Knox A and Ainsworth S 2012 'Breastfeeding and discrimination at work: A case of ‘the more things change, the more they stay the same’', Inaugural meeting of the new Work and Family Researchers Network 2012 - "Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Work and Family", New York, United States, 16th June 2012

2011

2
Book Section/s

Knox A and Todd P 2011 'Legislated Frameworks and Future Challenges' in Women at Work: Research, Policy and Practice, ed. Peter A Murray, Robin Kramar and Peter McGraw, Tilde University Press, Prahran, Australia, pp. 120-38

4
Journal Article/s

Knox A, Warhurst C and Pocock B 2011 'Job Quality Matters (Introductory Editorial)', Journal of Industrial Relations, vol.53:1, pp. 5-11

Knox A 2011 'Upstairs, Downstairs’: An Analysis of Low Paid Work in Australian Hotels', Labour and Industry, vol.21:3, pp. 573-94

5
Conference Paper/s

Knox A 2011 '(Any) Body for Hire? Temporary Work Agencies and the Australian Hospitality Industry', 27th European Group for Organizational Studies EGOS Colloquium 2011 - "Reassembling Organizations", Gothenburg, Sweden, 9th July 2011

2010

4
Journal Article/s

Knox A 2010 '‘Lost in translation’: an analysis of temporary work agency employment in hotels', Work, Employment and Society, vol.24:3, pp. 449-467

Ainsworth S, Knox A and O'Flynn J 2010 '‘A Blinding Lack of Progress’: Management Rhetoric and Affirmative Action', Gender, Work and Organization, vol.17:6, pp. 658-678

5
Conference Paper/s

Knox A 2010 '‘Where the Wild Things Are’: A Qualitative Analysis of Temporary Work Agency Employment', 26th European Group for Organizational Studies EGOS Colloquium 2010 - "Waves of Globalization: Repetition and difference in organizing over time and space", Lisbon, Portugal, 3rd July 2010

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Knox A 2010 'Friend or Foe? Temporary Work Agency Employment in the Australian Hotel Industry', Proceedings of the 24th Association of Industrial Relations Academics of Australia and New Zealand AIRAANZ Conference 2010 - "Work in Progress: Crises, Choices and Continuity", Sydney, Australia, 5th February 2010

2009

4
Journal Article/s

Knox A 2009 'Better the devil you know ? An analysis of employers’ bargaining preferences in the Australian hotel industry', Journal of Industrial Relations, vol.51:1, pp. 25-44

5
Conference Paper/s

Knox A 2009 'Dumb & dumber: temporary work and temporary work agency use in the Australian hotel industry', 27th International Labour Process Conference, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, 8th April 2009

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Knox A, Nickson D, Warhurst C and Dutton E 2009 'Old Maids and Stepford Wives? Room Attendants in UK and Australian Hotels', Proceedings of the 15th World Congress of the International Industrial Relations Association IIRA 2009 'The New World of Work, Organisations and Employment', Sydney, Australia, 27th August 2009

2008

2
Book Section/s

Knox A 2008 'Women Struggle for ‘Fair Go’ as Pay Gap Widens' in Making the Link 19: Affirmative Action and Employment Relations, ed. E Davis and V Pratt, CCH Australia Limited, Sydney, Australia

4
Journal Article/s

Knox A 2008 'Gender Desegregation and Equal Employment Opportunity in Australian Luxury Hotels: Are We There Yet ?', Asia Pacific Journal of Human Resources, vol.46:2, pp. 153-72

Ali F and Knox A 2008 'Pakistan’s Commitment to Equal Employment Opportunity for Women: A Toothless Tiger ?', International Journal of Employment Studies, vol.16:1, pp. 39-58

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Knox A 2008 'Keeping the Old Maid on her Toes: Housekeeping Work in Australian Hotels', 3rd Biennial Conference of the Academy of World Business, Marketing and Management Development, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 17th July 2008

Knox A 2008 'How Low Can You Go ? Low Wage Jobs in Australian Hotels', 22nd Conference of the Association of Industrial Relations Academics of Australia and New Zealand AIRAANZ 2008, Melbourne, Australia, 15th February 2008

2007

2
Book Section/s

Knox A 2007 'Where Are We and Where Do We Want to Be ?' in Making the Link 18: Affirmative Action and Employment Relations, ed. E Davis and V Pratt, CCH Australia Limited, Sydney, Australia

4
Journal Article/s

Knox A 2007 'Never the Twain Shall Meet ? The Customer-Oriented Bureaucracy and Equal Employment Opportunity in the Service Sector', Management Research News, vol.30:3, pp. 216-27

Knox A and Nickson D 2007 'Regulation in Australian Hotels: Is There a Lesson for the UK ?', Employee Relations, vol.29:1, pp. 50-67

Knox A 2007 'Unmasking Re-Regulation in the Luxury Hotel Sector', Journal of Management and Organization, vol.13:2, pp. 175-90

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Knox A 2007 'Australia Will Never Be the Same’: Reactions to Work Choices', 21st Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management Conference ANZAM 2007, Sydney, Australia, 7th December 2007

Knox A 2007 'Fear and Loathing in Australia: Gauging Employee Responses to the Work Choices Act 2005', 21st Conference of the Association of Industrial Relations Academics of Australia and New Zealand AIRAANZ 2007, Auckland, New Zealand, 9th February 2007

Knox A 2007 'The Trouble with Equal Employment Opportunity in the Customer-Oriented Bureaucracy', 21st Conference of the Association of Industrial Relations Academics of Australia and New Zealand AIRAANZ 2007, Auckland, New Zealand, 9th February 2007

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