The 2013 recipient of the Qantas Honours Prize ($7,500) was Ms Laura Good. Laura was awarded her prize by Mr Edward Haggerty, Industrial Relations Manager at Qantas. WOS is very pleased to have Qantas ongoing support for its Honours program.
Work and Organisational Studies (WOS) is a large discipline within the University of Sydney Business School. Our group includes leading international scholars investigating work and organisations and our research expertise informs our teaching across undergraduate and postgraduate courses.
Scholars in WOS have published several hundred key monographs and academic peer-reviewed articles in leading international journals. Our research expertise spans a range of fields, with a particular emphasis on management in the workplace. Our research is supported by major international and national grant schemes. We also engage with business, government and the broader community to produce intelligent and insightful research. Much of this research has informed policy making at business and government levels.
Our expertise spans the following areas:
The University of Sydney Business School has been awarded a University of Sydney Postdoctoral Research Fellowship. Dr Chris F. Wright has been selected for the fellowship, and will join the Business School's Discipline of Work and Organisational Studies (WOS) in January, 2014... More
There is a strong tradition of teaching excellence within the discipline and our undergraduate and postgraduate students are among the best and brightest in the country. In our teaching, we expose students to cutting-edge research and we use innovative and engaged teaching methods. A number of market-leading textbooks in our area of expertise have been written by WOS academics. We nurture critical thinking and relevant industry knowledge to prepare students for their careers. Our graduates report high levels of teaching satisfaction and many of our alumni are now leading successful careers in business.
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