This collection contains reports by Griffith authors published for government agencies, industry and other organisations.

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  • Community colleges for Australia 

    Wheelahan, Leesa (2004)
    This monograph examines the extent to which the community colleges which are common in North America, particularly in the USA, may be appropriate for Australia. It is based on research commissioned by Griffith University, ...
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  • The Uniqueness of Practice 

    Keane, Jondi (2006)
    Editors Lelia Green and Brad Haseman should be applauded for mounting a collection of articles on this crucial topic. The volume is convincing on many levels regarding the research value of the outcomes and activities ...
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  • Benchmarks for technology enhanced learning 

    Sankey, Michael; Carter, Helen; Marshall, Stephen; Obexer, Regina; Russell, Carol; Lawson, Romy (2014)
    The ACODE benchmarks have been developed to assist institutions in their practice of delivering a quality technology enhanced learning experience for their students and staff (recognising that some institutions refer to ...
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  • Quality management of online learning environments: Final report 

    Holt, Dale; Palmer, Stuart; Quealy, James; Munro, Judy; Solomonides, Ian; Gosper, Maree; Louka, Amgad; Allan, Garry; Hollenbeck, Robert; Hicks, Margaret; Sankey, Michael (2014)
    This report shows how the project’s objectives were achieved through the project approach and methodology, which in turn led to a set of project outcomes and key deliverables. Moreover, a consideration of these key outcomes ...
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  • Quality management of online learning environments: a condensed guide to building distributed leadership for the quality management of online learning environments 

    Holt, Dale; Palmer, Stuart; Quealy, James; Munro, Judy; Solomonides, Ian; Gosper, Maree; Louka, Amgad; Allan, Garry; Hollenbeck, Robert; Hicks, Margaret; Sankey, Michael (2014)
    This project will design and implement a framework using a distributed leadership approach for the quality management of online learning environments in Australian higher education. The distributed leadership approach will ...
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  • Quality management of online learning environments: an evidence-based approach to implementing the 6EOLE quality management framework 

    Holt, Dale; Palmer, Stuart; Quealy, James; Munro, Judy; Solomonides, Ian; Gosper, Maree; Louka, Amgad; Allan, Garry; Hollenbeck, Robert; Hicks, Margaret; Sankey, Michael (2014)
    This project will design and implement a framework using a distributed leadership approach for the quality management of online learning environments in Australian higher education. The distributed leadership approach will ...
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  • Findings from the USQ students' experiences and expectations of technologies survey 2012 

    Sankey, Michael; Tynan, Belinda; McKeon, Christine (2013)
    The Students' Experiences and Expectations of Technology Survey (SEETS) was designed to provide USQ with an understanding of how its students are currently using the technologies they have access to in support of their ...
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  • Distinguishing between exploitative and non-exploitative sex involving UN peacekeepers: the wrongs of "zero tolerance" 

    Simic, Olivera (2013)
    The links between the presence of peacekeepers and the sexual exploitation and abuse of women have been documented across peace support operations (PSOs). This expert analysis critically analyses the United Nations ...
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  • Retrofitting public buildings for energy and water efficiency 

    Zou, Patrick X. W.; Stewart, Rodney; Alam, Morshed; Bertone, Edoardo; Sahin, Oz (2017)
    The built environment accounts for about 40 per cent of the world’s total energy consumption [1]. In Australia, governments occupy over 25 per cent of the commercial building stock, and the Australian governments ...
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  • Accelerating precision agriculture to decision agriculture: Enabling digital agriculture in Australia 

    Leonard, Emma; Rainbow, Rohan; Trindall, Jane; Baker, I.; Barry, Simon; Darragh, Lucy; Darnell, Ross; George, Andrew; Heath, Richard; Jakku, Emma; Laurie, A.; Lamb, David; Llewellyn, Rick; Perrett, Ed; Sanderson, Jay; Skinner, Andrew; Stollery, T.; Wiseman, Leanne; Wood, Gina; Zhang, Airong (2017)
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  • Learning from Experience: Historical case studies and climate change adaptation 

    Kiem, Anthony S.; Verdon-Kidd, Danielle C.; Boulter, Sarah; Palutikof, Jean (2011)
    Changes of policy, actions and/or infrastructure commonly occur following extreme events. These actions are targeted at reducing the impact of any future, similar extreme event. Thus, there are parallels between adaptations ...
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  • From Disaster to Renewal: The Centrality of Business Recovery to Community Resilience 

    Tiernan, Anne; McGowan, James; Drennan, Lex (2013)
    This research highlighted the strong sense of community in rural and regional Australia and the commitment of communities to ‘bounce back’ from disasters. Within a resilience framework that emphasises positive adaptation ...
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  • Cooperation and Closure in Bilateral Trade Negotiations 

    Crump, Larry (2017)
    Little is known about cooperation between nations engaged in a regional economic association. This study investigates cooperation and closure between Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) member economies engaged in ...
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  • Social Procurement Criteria 

    Kraatz, Judy (2018)
    The 19 social procurement criteria developed in this research are intended to provide support in developing policy initiatives and delivering program outcomes related to social and affordable housing in Australia. They ...
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  • Valuing Social Housing Final Research Report 

    Kraatz, Judy; Thomson, Giles (2017)
    The effective and appropriate provision of social housing, as an integral part of the housing continuum, is increasingly difficult in light of current fiscal constraints and changing and increasing housing need. In 2016, ...
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  • Funding and financing approaches 

    Jayawardena, Nirodha Imali; Kraatz, Judy (2018)
    In this Sustainable Built Environment National Research Centre (SBEnrc) research project we have sought to identify the strengths and weaknesses of various social procurement approaches for social and affordable community ...
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  • Social Procurement Approaches 

    Kraatz, Judy (2018)
    In this current Sustainable Built Environment National Research Centre (SBEnrc) research project we are seeking to identify the strengths and weaknesses of various social procurement approaches for social and affordable ...
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  • Changing Demographics and Typologies: Research report 

    Kraatz, Judy; de Baro, Mariela Zingoni; Newman, Peter (2018)
    The changes occurring in the demographics of those needing access to social and affordable housing in Australia, and the associated impact on housing typologies, is the focus of this report. The aim of the report is to ...
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  • Valuing Social Housing 

    Kraatz, Judy; Thomson, Giles (2017)
    The effective and appropriate provision of social housing as an integral part of the housing continuum, is increasingly difficult in light of current fiscal constraints, and changing and increasing housing need. In 2016, ...
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  • Procuring Social and Affordable Housing 

    Kraatz, Judy; Zingoni de Baro, Mariela; Newman, Peter; Jayawardena, Nirodha Imali (2018)
    Currently, there is a severe shortage of affordable rental and social housing to properly meet the needs of Australians. State governments, as the main suppliers of social housing, struggle to find the resources to provide ...
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