The warming climate for University Policy Institutes
Fifteen years ago universities felt themselves pushed into the shadows of a network of agile thinktanks when it came to influencing public policy.Read more
Translating, timing and trust: view from the Institute at King’s
Bobby Duffy reflects on this initial spell heading up the Policy Institute at King’s, London.Read more
How realistic is it to think that robust evidence drives policy?
Stephen Meek paints a highly nuanced picture of the practice of policymaking and his observations will help academics refine what the challenge of policy engagement actually is.Read more
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The UWA Public Policy Institute is ready to work with you to uncover the way to a prosperous future, making use of our collective capabilities through strong alliances between government, business and community organisations.
- Professor Stephen Smith, Chair of Advisory Board
- Professor Dewi Fortuna Anwar
- The Honourable Colin Barnett MLA
- Professor Gordon Flake
- Professor Dawn Freshwater, PhD Nott, BA (Hons) Man, FRCN, RN, RNT, DipPsych, GAICD
- Winthrop Professor Carmen Lawrence
- Ms Jennifer Lawrence
- Mr Shivshankar Menon
- Dr Marty Natalegawa
- Mr David Norman
- Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng
- Professor Shamit Saggar