Research Students

Mick ChisnallSubmitted PhD 2018

Contact

Centre

Centre for Change Governance

Organisation

Institute of Governance and Policy Analysis at the University of Canberra

Research Interests

Socio-technology, Post Structuralist Discourse Analysis, Actor Network Theory, Digital Governance, Ontology, Epistemology

BIOGRAPHY

Mick Chisnall is currently undertaking part-time doctoral research studies in

socio-technology after a 14 year career as a senior executive with the ACT Government, 

most recently as founder and Executive Director of the ACT Government Information

Office (GIO). 

Prior to his time with the ACT government, he worked in private

industry as an ICT executive and as a consultant. Mick brings to his research elements from a wide range of disciplines

ranging from a degree in Mathematical Physics through to marketing and online sociology.

He provides comprehensive practitioner experience in strategic consulting, organisational development and change, governance and ICT.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • BSc (Maths) - Adelaide
  • Master Social Research - ANU (incomplete)

THESIS TOPIC

By Publication:

  1. Performing in the governmental Tower of Babel - Accounting for success and failure in government, technology enabled, collaborative projects
  2. The Ontological Politics of a Mundane Email - Collaborative technologies and hierarchy in Government

SUPERVISORY PANEL

Professor David Marsh, Associate Professor David Carter, Professor Patrick Dunleavy

 

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