Overview

Current Work

Rob is the Director of Griffith Centre for Sustainable Enterprise. Rob coordinates the Griffith Business School action on: achieving operational sustainability, developing sustainability teaching curriculum, facilitating sustainability research and business and community engagement. His current teaching areas are Leadership and Sustainable Business in the Master of Business. Within the Griffith Business School he is located in the Business Strategy and Innovation Department. He is also a member of the Griffith Institute for Tourism and the Griffith Asia Institute.

Research expertise
• Climate change and business responses
• Progress on the Sustainable Development Goals
• Sustainable tourism
• Research with First Peoples in tourism and land management
• Education for sustainability
• Outdoor recreation
 

News

Research Publications and Outputs

Recent Publications

Publications: 29 (Other: 29)

Funded Griffith Research

Engagement and Impact

Learning and Teaching

Current and Past Courses

  • Leadership for Sustainable Bus (7121IBA)
    Convenor, Mixed Mode, Intensive, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2019.
  • Leadership for Sustainable Bus (7121IBA)
    Convenor, Mixed Mode, Intensive, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2019.
  • Leadership for Sustainable Bus (7121IBA)
    Convenor, Mixed Model, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2019.
  • Leadership for Sustainable Bus (7121IBA)
    Convenor, Mixed Mode, Intensive, Gold Coast Campus, Summer semester (Nov/Dec), 2018.
  • Leadership for Sustainable Bus (7121IBA)
    Teacher, Mixed Mode, Intensive, Gold Coast Campus, Summer semester (Nov/Dec), 2018.
  • Leadership for Sustainable Bus (7121IBA)
    Convenor, Mixed Mode, Intensive, Nathan Campus, Summer semester (Nov/Dec), 2018.
  • Leadership for Sustainable Bus (7121IBA)
    Teacher, Mixed Mode, Intensive, Nathan Campus, Summer semester (Nov/Dec), 2018.
  • Leadership for Sustainable Bus (7121IBA)
    Convenor, Mixed Model, Nathan Campus, Summer semester (Nov/Dec), 2018.
  • Leadership for Sustainable Bus (7121IBA)
    Teacher, Mixed Model, Nathan Campus, Summer semester (Nov/Dec), 2018.
  • Sustainability and SysThinking (7920IBA)
    Convenor, Mixed Mode, Intensive, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2017.
  • Sustainability and SysThinking (7920IBA)
    Convenor, Mixed Mode, Intensive, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2017.
  • Sustainability and SysThinking (7920IBA)
    Teacher, Mixed Mode, Intensive, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2017.
  • Sustainability and SysThinking (7920IBA)
    Teacher, Mixed Mode, Intensive, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2017.
  • Sustainability & SysThinking (7920IBA)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2017.
  • Sustainability & SysThinking (7920IBA)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2017.
  • Sustainability & SysThinking (7920IBA)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2017.
  • Sustainability & SysThinking (7920IBA)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2017.
  • Sustainability & Sys Thinking (7920IBA)
    Convenor, Online, Online, Semester 1, 2017.
  • Sustainability & Sys Thinking (7920IBA)
    Convenor, Online, Online, Semester 2, 2017.
  • Sustainability & Sys Thinking (7920IBA)
    Teacher, Online, Online, Semester 1, 2017.
  • Sustainability & Sys Thinking (7920IBA)
    Teacher, Online, Online, Semester 2, 2017.
  • Sustainability & Sys Thinking (7920IBA)
    Convenor, Mixed Mode, Intensive, South Bank Campus, Semester 1, 2017.
  • Sustainability & Sys Thinking (7920IBA)
    Convenor, Mixed Mode, Intensive, South Bank Campus, Semester 2, 2017.
  • Sustainability & Sys Thinking (7920IBA)
    Teacher, Mixed Mode, Intensive, South Bank Campus, Semester 1, 2017.
  • Sustainability & Sys Thinking (7920IBA)
    Teacher, Mixed Mode, Intensive, South Bank Campus, Semester 2, 2017.
  • Sustainability & SysThinking (7920IBA)
    Convenor, In Person, South Bank Campus, Semester 1, 2017.
  • Sustainability & SysThinking (7920IBA)
    Convenor, In Person, South Bank Campus, Semester 2, 2017.
  • Sustainability & SysThinking (7920IBA)
    Teacher, In Person, South Bank Campus, Semester 1, 2017.
  • Sustainability & SysThinking (7920IBA)
    Teacher, In Person, South Bank Campus, Semester 2, 2017.
  • Tourism Small Bus Mgmt (3307HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2016.
  • Tourism Small Bus Mgmt (3307THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2016.
  • Sustainability and SysThinking (7920IBA)
    Convenor, Mixed Mode, Intensive, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2016.
  • Sustainability and SysThinking (7920IBA)
    Teacher, Mixed Mode, Intensive, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2016.
  • Sustainability & SysThinking (7920IBA)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2016.
  • Sustainability & SysThinking (7920IBA)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2016.
  • Tourism Small Bus Mgmt (3307THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2016.
  • Sustainability & Sys Thinking (7920IBA)
    Convenor, Online, Online, Semester 2, 2016.
  • Sustainability & Sys Thinking (7920IBA)
    Teacher, Online, Online, Semester 2, 2016.
  • Sustainable Tourism Practices (3097HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Off Shore, Semester 2, 2016.
  • Sustainable Tourism Practices (3097HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Off Shore, Semester 2, 2016.
  • Sustainability & Sys Thinking (7920IBA)
    Convenor, Mixed Mode, Intensive, South Bank Campus, Semester 2, 2016.
  • Sustainability & Sys Thinking (7920IBA)
    Teacher, Mixed Mode, Intensive, South Bank Campus, Semester 2, 2016.
  • Sustainability & SysThinking (7920IBA)
    Convenor, In Person, South Bank Campus, Semester 2, 2016.
  • Sustainability & SysThinking (7920IBA)
    Teacher, In Person, South Bank Campus, Semester 2, 2016.
  • Sustainable Tourism (2204HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2015.
  • Sustainable Tourism (2204HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2015.
  • Tourism Management Principles (2204THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2015.
  • Tourism Management Principles (2204THS)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2015.
  • Sustainable Tourism (2204HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2015.
  • Sustainable Tourism (2204HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2015.
  • Tourism Management Principles (2204THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2015.
  • Tourism Management Principles (2204THS)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2015.
  • Sustainable Tourism Practices (3097HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Off Shore, Semester 1, 2015.
  • Sustainable Tourism Practices (3097HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Off Shore, Semester 1, 2015.
  • Sustainable Tourism Practices (3225HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2014.
  • Sustainable Tourism Practices (3225HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2014.
  • Tourism Small Bus Mgmt (3307HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Tourism Small Bus Mgmt (3307HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Tourism Small Bus Mgmt (3307THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Tourism Small Bus Mgmt (3307THS)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Sustainable Tourism (2204HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Sustainable Tourism (2204HSL)
    Supervisor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Sustainable Tourism (2204HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Tourism Management Principles (2204THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Tourism Management Principles (2204THS)
    Supervisor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Tourism Management Principles (2204THS)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Destination Management (2308HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2014.
  • Destination Management (2308HSL)
    Supervisor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2014.
  • Destination Management (2308HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2014.
  • Tourism Small Bus Mgmt (3307THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Tourism Small Bus Mgmt (3307THS)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Sustainable Tourism (2204HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Sustainable Tourism (2204HSL)
    Supervisor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Sustainable Tourism (2204HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Tourism Management Principles (2204THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Tourism Management Principles (2204THS)
    Supervisor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Tourism Management Principles (2204THS)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Destination Management (2308HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2014.
  • Destination Management (2308HSL)
    Supervisor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2014.
  • Destination Management (2308HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2014.
  • Sustainable Tourism Practices (3097HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Off Shore, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Sustainable Tourism Practices (3097HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Off Shore, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Tourism Small Bus Mgmt (3307HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2013.
  • Tourism Small Bus Mgmt (3307HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2013.
  • Tourism Small Bus Mgmt (3307THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2013.
  • Tourism Small Bus Mgmt (3307THS)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2013.
  • Sustainable Tourism (2204HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2013.
  • Sustainable Tourism (2204HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2013.
  • Tourism Management Principles (2204THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2013.
  • Tourism Management Principles (2204THS)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2013.
  • Tourism Small Bus Mgmt (3307THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2013.
  • Tourism Small Bus Mgmt (3307THS)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2013.
  • Sustainable Tourism (2204HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2013.
  • Sustainable Tourism (2204HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2013.
  • Tourism Management Principles (2204THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2013.
  • Tourism Management Principles (2204THS)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2013.
  • Sustainable Tourism Practices (3097HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Off Shore, Semester 1, 2013.
  • Sport Event Operations (2316HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2012.
  • Sport Event Operations (2316HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2012.
  • Sustainable Tourism (2204HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2012.
  • Sustainable Tourism (2204HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2012.
  • Tourism Management Principles (2204THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2012.
  • Tourism Management Principles (2204THS)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2012.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2012.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2012.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2012.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220THS)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2012.
  • Intro to Service Industries (7109HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2012.
  • Intro to Service Industries (7109HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2012.
  • Intro to Service Industries (7109HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Intensive, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2012.
  • Intro to Service Industries (7109HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Intensive, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2012.
  • Intro to Tour. Sport & Hot Mgt (7109THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Intensive, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2012.
  • Intro to Tour. Sport & Hot Mgt (7109THS)
    Teacher, In Person, Intensive, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2012.
  • Sport Event Operations (2316HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2012.
  • Sport Event Operations (2316HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2012.
  • Sustainable Tourism (2204HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2012.
  • Sustainable Tourism (2204HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2012.
  • Tourism Management Principles (2204THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2012.
  • Tourism Management Principles (2204THS)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2012.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2012.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2012.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2012.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220THS)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2012.
  • Sport Event Operations (2316HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2011.
  • Sport Event Operations (2316HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2011.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2011.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2011.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2011.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220THS)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2011.
  • Sport Event Operations (2316HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2011.
  • Sport Event Operations (2316HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2011.
  • Ecotourism (3119HSL)
    Supervisor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2011.
  • Ecotourism (3119HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2011.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2011.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2011.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2011.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220THS)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2011.
  • Sport Event Operations (2316HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2010.
  • Sport Event Operations (2316HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2010.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2010.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2010.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2010.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2010.
  • Sport Event Operations (2316HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2010.
  • Sport Event Operations (2316HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2010.
  • Ecotourism (3119HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2010.
  • Ecotourism (3119HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2010.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2010.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2010.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2010.
  • Info Systems for Services Ind (1220THS)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2010.
  • L'ship in Leisure Industries (2190HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Off Shore, Summer semester (Jan/Feb), 2009.
  • L'ship in Leisure Industries (2190HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Off Shore, Summer semester (Jan/Feb), 2009.
  • L'ship in Leisure Industries (2190HSL)
    Convenor, In Person, Intensive, Off Shore, Summer semester (Jan/Feb), 2009.
  • L'ship in Leisure Industries (2190HSL)
    Teacher, In Person, Intensive, Off Shore, Summer semester (Jan/Feb), 2009.

Research by Higher Degree Supervision or Scholarship

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