• Professor Mark Considine


Mark Considine is the Dean of the Faculty of Arts at The University of Melbourne.  His research areas include goverance studies, comparative social policy, employment services, public sector reform, local development, and organisational sociology. Mark is a Fellow of  the Institute of Public Administration Australia (Victoria) and the Australian Academy of Social Sciences. 

Mark has been associated with governments and the community sector in the implementation of a number of recent projects and organisational reviews.  These include:

  • OECD LEED Program review of local partnerships
  • Community Strengthening strategies at state and local level
  • Premier's Working Party of Strategic Partnerships with the Community Sector
  • Minister's reference group for the Review of the Local Government Act
  • Communication and Marketing Review for Job Network
  • Advisor on research strategies and organisational capacity at the Brotherhood of St Laurence
  • Industry Reference Group, Employment Services Australia