Senior Research Analyst
C37A - Burren Street
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia
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Catherine Raffaele is a Senior Research Analyst at the Workplace Research Centre (Business School, University of Sydney) where she undertakes applied research for government and industry looking at the changing nature of work and workforce development needs. She has had previous roles in the IT industry and university research as well as leading consumer policy development in areas affected by emerging digital technology for CHOICE (the Australian Consumers' Association). She is also Coordinator of the Sydney Health and Work Research Network, an initiative sponsored by the University of Sydney to develop models of sustainable work that support both health and productivity.
Her research interests include sustainable work, workforce learning and development, workforce inclusion and participation, telework and disruptive technologies.
ABC Business Today
ABC TV Business Today program interviewed Catherine Raffaele, Workplace Research Centre, on activity-based working, which could improve productivity in many Australian businesses.
Office-bound staff urged to work at home 04 Nov 2012
The Age has interviewed Catherine Raffaele from the Workplace Research Centre on the topic of working from home.
Those with clout at highest risk of burnout 29 Oct 2012
The Age newspaper has interviewed Catherine Raffaele, senior research analyst at the Workplace Research Centre of the University of Sydney Business School, regarding small business owners and wellbeing.
The research, by providing recommendations for strategies to address key transport related barriers and facilitate people attending work, is intended to provide guidance to policy makers and businesses on how they can better support the workforce participation of people living with disability.
Business of Health Research Network Seed Funding Grant
Client: NCVER - National Centre for Vocational Education Research
Client: Equal Opportunity Unit, University of Sydney
NSW Healthy Workers Initiative: Industry Profiles (Road Freight Transport, House Construction, Manufacturing) 2013
Client: NSW Ministry of Health
Client: Emergency Care Institute
Supporting young people with a mental illness in their transition from education into the workplace: Literature Review 2013
Client: National Mental Health Commission
NSW Healthy Workers Initiative: Industry Profiles (Construction, Transport & Storage, Agriculture Forestry and Fishing) 2013
Client: NSW Ministry of Health
Policy advice on the development of the national workforce agenda for the Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Workforce 2013
Client: Department of Families, Housing, Community Services & Indigenous Affairs (FAHCSIA), Safety Taskforce Branch
Client: Commonwealth Department of Health and Ageing
Client: NSW Ministry of Health (as part of a consortium led by Ragg Ahmed)
Client: Australian Services Union/Workcover
Client: Group Training Australia
Client: Graduate School of Government, University of Sydney
Client: Commonwealth Bank Foundation