Our Research Associates include a large panel of academic researchers with expertise in diverse areas of public policy, drawn from across several universities in Queensland and beyond. Many researchers also have significant experience inside the public service. 

These experts can offer an additional source of policy advice for those developing or commenting on public policy in Queensland. All members, their research fields, and their contact details, are listed below. 

NameProfessor John Wanna PhD
PositionSir John Bunting Chair of Public Administration
Organisation/CompanyAustralian National University
Specialisations / Bio


  • Public Administration
  • Public Policy
  • New Zealand Government and Politics
  • Australian Government and Politics
  • Comparative Government and Politics
  • Biography
  • Economic Development Policy
  • Policy and Administration

Professor John Wanna is the ANZSOG National Director of Research in Public Administration located at the ANU in Canberra.  He holds a joint appointment with Griffith University. He commenced with ANZSOG - ANU in July 2004, and has published over thirty research monographs in the ANZSOG series and written or edited around six other scholarly books and numerous chapters and articles.

Phone02 6125 2134
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