Banning mobile phones in school may seem sensible, but research and similar moves elsewhere suggest a blanket ban might not be the answer.
Preventing a stroke 'epidemic'
Action is needed to reduce the alarming rise in the incidence of stroke in low to middle-income countries.
Return to White Australia? Surveys say no
The calls for bans on Muslim and, more recently, African immigration aren't supported by the majority of Australians.
Dialling up a world of information
A collaboration with Oxfam is radically improving the lives of women in rural communities in Bangladesh through mobile phone technology.
Unmasking slavery's hidden face
A landmark sex workers' court case in Melbourne led to the establishment of a modern legal definition of slavery in international law.
In whose best interests?
The public release of secret intelligence can have a powerful impact on the political environment, as the revelations regarding Sam Dastyari demonstrate.
Professor, Faculty of Education
Professor (Research), Medicine Monash Health
Professor, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies
Senior Research Fellow, Faculty of Information Technology
Professor, Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Law