Turning informal social networks into social capital is key for graduates aiming to lift their job prospects.
GST increase on the cards?
Governments will rely on taxation to repair the fiscal damage wrought by the COVID-19 pandemic, and that will likely mean a GST rise, even if there are better, but politically unpalatable, alternatives.
Funding rejig 'unfortunate and misplaced'
The federal government’s changes to university funding, making some arts and humanities courses more than twice as expensive, is misguided.
Counting the COVID-19 social cost
During this time of massive social upheaval, Monash sociologists explore how various community groups are faring.
The gag clause
Three bioethicists have raised concerns about a unique ‘gag clause’ in the Voluntary Assisted Dying Act.
Breaking stereotypes in STEM
Newcrest Mining manager Bonnie Coxon is breaking down stereotypes around the mining industry as she promotes the benefits of STEM to girls in schools.
An advocate for Aboriginal identity
One of Monash's first female Aboriginal law graduates, Virginia Robinson, is working tirelessly with the Aboriginal community on issues of social justice and empowerment.
Music production platform a game-changer
From Duran Duran music videos to corporate films, two Monash marketing graduates have revolutionised the global video production business.
A virtuous cycle: Monash Malaysia alumni
Inspired by the Monash spirit, Charis Wong co-founded a platform to connect and empower fellow alumni, particularly women, in Malaysia.
A prescription for educational brilliance
Promoting excellence in pharmacy teaching will impact the healthcare of communities for years to come.
Forget money, law is about saving lives
The Monash Law Clinics help thousands of vulnerable people access justice but they only exist by virtue of generous bequests.
Where are all the female leaders?
They account for more than 50 per cent of medical graduates, but women still face stiff opposition rising to the top of their profession.
Islam and educational innovation in Indonesia
Bringing a broader social perspective to issues that might otherwise be resolved in strictly religious deliberations.
Formulating job success
With international students increasingly concerned about work options, Australian universities need to change the way they're supported.
More women in architecture, but too few at the top
Recent reports show that women's representation in the industry has grown significantly, but the number in leadership roles is disappointing.
Graduate incomes not worth the focus
We should keep in mind that education is valuable beyond graduate earning capacity, and that what a student learns during their education can have little to do with why they earn more.
Generation Series - snapshot: The future of work
As technology advances at an exponential rate, industries are looking for new skill sets from university graduates. What are the professions of the future going to be?
Beyond the ATAR
The qualities required to become a successful teacher run far deeper then students' academic rankings.
Advancing artificial intelligence
The challenge is to integrate AI into our society just like we’ve done with other valuable but dangerous technologies in the past, like electricity and cars.
Young talent time
Monash’s innovative new recruitment agency is solving the time-consuming challenge of finding the right graduate for the right job.
Variety the best medicine
It’s a long way from volunteering at a local rural pharmacy to leading teams of pharmacists in a major metropolitan hospital.
Generation Series - Part 1: Generation entrepreneur
A Different Lens Generation Series looks at the new wave of young entrepreneurs and how this may change our workplaces forever?
Joanne Lao’s marketing degree propelled her into one of the world’s biggest global advertising groups, where she’s chief executive of Greater China operations.
Professor in the Department of Management, Faculty of Business and Economics
Senior Lecturer, Sociology
Dean, Faculty of Law
Chris Thompson, Lecturer, Monash School of Chemistry Associate Dean, Education, Faculty of Science
PhD Candidate, Monash Bioethics Centre
Lecturer, Department of Marketing
Chair of the Monash Mining and Resources Advisory Board
Dean, Faculty of Engineering
Lecturer, Monash Art, Design and Architecture
Professor (Research), Monash Centre for Health Research and Implementation
Professor, Vice-Provost (Res & Res Infrastructure)
Dean, Faculty of Information Technology, Faculty of Information Technology
Associate Professor, Anthropology, School of Social Sciences
Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Enterprise)
Associate Professor, Reader, Faculty of Information Technology
Professor of Econometrics and Business Statistics, Monash Malaysia
Maria Garcia De La Banda
Professor, Faculty of Information Technology
Associate Professor, School of Physics and Astronomy
Research Associate, Faculty of Education
Senior Lecturer and Research Fellow, Monash Centre for Health Research and Implementation
Professor of Policy and Impact, Monash Sustainable Development Institute
Senior Lecturer, School of Biological Sciences
Senior Pro Vice-Chancellor (Academic)
Senior Lecturer, Globalisation Leadership and Policy, Faculty of Education
Jean Monnet Chair in Politics and Economics, Monash University
Professor of Criminology, Dean of Arts
Director, Bachelor of Global Studies
Research Fellow, Sociology
Barbara Barbosa Neves
Senior Lecturer, Sociology
Senior Lecturer, Sociology
Professor, Sociology, Associate Dean Enterprise, Arts Faculty
Associate Professor, School of Social Sciences
Professor of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology
Research Fellow, School of Biological Sciences
Margaret Gardner AC
President and Vice-Chancellor, Monash University
Senior lecturer, School of Social Sciences