Dr Alastair Stark

Senior Lecturer

School of Political Science and International Studies
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
alastair.stark@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 52655

Overview

Alastair is a public policy scholar, a crisis management expert and has an ongoing interest in the institutionalization of participatory modes of governance. His current policy research examines the role that institutional amnesia plays in the policy process, his crisis management research has been focused upon the relationship between public inquiries and lesson-learning, and in relation to participatory governance, he is currently examining the validity of different forms of deliberative democracy in the context of Australian environmental policy. Alastair has published widely in high-ranking international journals, authored two books, won two Australian Research Council Discovery grants and is always looking for outstanding students who may be interested in studying PhDs in relation to the topics outlined above.

Research Interests

  • Public Policy
  • Governance
  • Crisis Management
  • Deliberative Democracy

Qualifications

  • Master of Science, University of Strathclyde
  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Strathclyde
  • Bachelor of Arts with First Class Honours, Glasgow Caledonian University

Publications

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Supervision

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Publications

Book

Journal Article

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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Completed Supervision