Joanne McNeill

Research Project Manager
Institute for Culture & Society
Western Sydney University

Other Affiliations

Research Grant Writing Fellow, UNSW Law School: Development of Australian Research Council Linkage funding proposal -  Enabling cooperative platform economies: Tools, rules and practices in place

Sessional Academic, University of Newcastle School of Business & Law: Developed and delivering new post-graduate course - Social Enterprises & Cooperative Innovation


Doctorate in Political & Social Thought - Institute for Culture & Society, Western Sydney University (2011-2017)
Master of Business, Research (Partial, transferred to PhD) - Australian Centre for Philanthropy & Nonprofit Studies, QUT (2008-2010)
Master of Arts Communication Management - University of Technology Sydney (1999-2001)
Associate Diploma Management Studies - Sydney Institute of Technology (1996-1997)

Honors and Awards

Churchill Fellow - Winston Churchill Memorial Trust (2008)

Research Interests

Academic & freelance researcher: strengthening eco-systems around social enterprise, social innovation, community economies and cooperativism.