Dr Carol Bond

Lecturer in Management

School of Business
Faculty of Business, Economics and Law
+61 7 334 69262


Carol Bond’s diverse research areas include: business ethics, peacebuilding responsibilities of business, human rights and business; and, indigenous sources of wisdom. Carol’s research focuses on large footprint industries such as mining, coal seam gas, and petroleum pipelines. Carol is a Lecturer in Management at the UQ Business School. Her academic teaching background covers: business ethics, human rights theory and practice, communication studies, leadership and peace & conflict development frameworks.

Research Interests

  • Business ethics and their human rights implications
    Applying ethical analysis to a variety of social and environmental impacts of large resource projects in the mining and petroleum industries. Special interest in human rights implications of business decisions.
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
    Working with existing voluntary frameworks, initiatives and guidance notes, research into practical ways to improve both compliance and outcomes.
  • Indigenous Wisdom
    Partnering with indigenous communities around the world to design truly sustainable businesses and communities.
  • Peacebuilding
    Developing the interface between businesses and communities directly affected by their activities with peacebuilding principles.
  • Mining & Extractives Industries
    Coal Seam Gas, Gold, Coal, Copper, Pipelines


  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Arts, Car.Coll.
  • Master of Arts, Yale University
  • Master of International Studies (Advanced), The University of Queensland


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  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Featured Publications


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Other Outputs

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor