Research in the Peter Faber Business School shifts the attention from the technical/financial to the social/interpersonal context. With a particularly strong scholarly profile in the Human Resource Management and Organizational Behaviour arena, our publications feature in such world-class outlets as Human Resource Management Review, Human Resource Management (US), Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology, International Journal of Human Resource Management, Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, British Journal of Management, and Journal of Vocational Behavior.

In the Thomas More Law School scholarly activities range from mediation and alternative dispute resolution, intellectual property and commercial law to human rights law, international economic law and social justice endeavours.

Academy members of staff consult nationally and internationally and publish their works in leading international book and journal outlets. Examples include articles in the Melbourne Journal of International Law, European Intellectual Property Review, and European Journal of International Law alongside edited volumes and monographs, such as Rethinking International Law and Justice (Ashgate), United Nations Reform: Heading North or South? (Routledge), Mediation: Skills and Techniques (LexisNexis Butterworths) and The Law of Globalization: An Introduction (Kluwer).


Submissions from 2006


E-Commerce in Malaysia: Issues and challenges in the formation of contracts, May Fong Cheong

Perceived organisational support as a moderator of the effects of workplace bullying on intention to leave, Nikola Djurkovic, Darcy McCormack, and Gian Casimir


Copyright vision :copyright jails, Brian F. Fitzgerald


The Australian Sony PlayStation Case: How Far Will Anti-circumvention Law Reach in the Name of DRM?, Brian F. Fitzgerald

Towards a Model for Goal Setting and Negotiation in Public Private Partnerships, Thia Hui and Donald Gordon Ross

A Side by Side Comparison of the Two Organisational Citizenship Behaviouur Models and Their Measures :Expanding the Construct Domain's Scope, Denise M. Jepsen and John James Rodwell

Perceptions of anti-doping scientific work, Alanah Lucille Kazlauskas and Kathryn Crawford

Integration as a key concept in knowledge Management :- implications for e-government, Girija Krishnaswamy

Dance Party Consumer Motivations & Meaning, Alistair Kenneth W. Marshall


Developing Interoperable Software for Differing XML Schemata, Linh Thuy Nguyen


Australia has many MANagers but where are the FEMagers?, Elizabeth Margaret O'Brien

Solution Focused Management :and Restoring Unplanned IT Outages, Katherine O'Callaghan and Sugumar Mariappanadar

Solution Focused Management :of Planned IT Outages, Katherine O'Callaghan and Sugumar Mariappanadar

The Internationalization of Chinese Brands, Andrew Christie Papadimos

Corporate Social Responsibility :How to Act and What to Communicate, Helen Joyce Stuart


Breaking the Paradox of Innovation :lessons from history; the study of a small manufacturing company, Edward Watts and Vicki Caron Baard

Factors Contributing to Success :A Performance Measurement Model Specific to Small Service Sector Firms, Edward Watts and Vicki Caron Baard


Risk Analysis and Protection for WBIS, Bingyang Zhou

Submissions from 2005

Crossing the Divide :A Successful Integration of Information Technology into South African Small Business, Vicki Caron Baard


The Design and Implementation of an Interactive IT Consulting System to improve performance in Small Business, Vicki Caron Baard

Doona Dancing :Does CSR Provide the Perfect Cover?, Nasir Butrous and Ellen Pauline McBarron


RFID Technology Enhancing Supply Chain Competence and e-Business :An Opportunity or a Threat?, Elsie Siu King Chan

Analysis of a Method for Improving Video Quality in the Internet with inclusion of Redundant Essential Video Data, Suk Kim Chin

Certified Email, Brian Curtis and Jan Seruga


Personality, trust and transformational leadership assessments: the 2004 Australian elections, Brian D'Netto and Rajnandini Pillai


Open Content Licencing (OCL) for Open Educational Resources, Brian F. Fitzgerald


banquan falu yu zhongguo chuangyi gongye (Copyright Law and the Creative Industries in China), Brian F. Fitzgerald and Lucy Montgomery


Copyright Law and the Creative Industries in China, Brian F. Fitzgerald and Lucy Montgomery

Critical Thinking and Reasoning for Information Systems Students, Alanah Lucille Kazlauskas, Therese White, and Timothy Davis

The experience of performance appraisals for host country managers, Robin Jana Kramar and Jane Maley

Integration as a Key Concept in Information Systems Management; :Implications for e-Government, Girija Krishnaswamy

Integration as a key concept in Information Systems Management; :Implications for just in time E-Business, Girija Krishnaswamy

Effectiveness of Business-to-Business (B2B), Gregory Lazarus and Jan Seruga

Electronic Business of B2B, Gregory Lazarus and Jan Seruga

The Role of Indigenous Management :Practices in Global Companies, Sugumar Mariappanadar

The Changing Nature of Work :Corporate Social Responsibilities and Employment Relations, Terence Edward McCarthy

Developing a Fraud Profile Method - A step in Building Institutional Governance, Peter David Steane


Structure and sustainability :An analysis of the organisation of educational technology leadership and support at Australian universities, Philip Uys and Matthew l Pau Campbell

The Development of an industry specific performance measurement model for service organisations within the small business sector, William Watts, Vicki Caron, and Edmund Baard

Public Officials and collaboration :Centrelink and the creation of pathways to employment, Gail Kristine Winkworth

Submissions from 2004


The Keiretsu Fable :Where does the truth lie?, Evelyn Leung Anderson


The Keiretsu Fable :where does the truth lie?, Evelyn Leung Anderson


Defining Security Services for Electronic Tendering, Colin Boyd, Rong Du, Brian F. Fitzgerald, and Ernest Foo


Secure communication protocol for preserving E-tendering integrity, Rong Du, Ernest Foo, Colin Boyd, and Brian F. Fitzgerald


Task-Based Ontology of Problem Solving Adapters for Developing Intelligent Systems, Jesuk Ko and Somkiat Kitjongthawonkul

The Growing Interest in Corporate Social Responsibility :Implications for Employment Relations, Terence Edward McCarthy

Taiwan's Interesting Times, Andrew Christie Papadimos

Risky Business :Communicating Corporate Social Responsibility, Helen Joyce Stuart

The Changing Identities of British Airways, Helen Joyce Stuart and John Balmer


Teaching first year students to communicate their reasoning, Theda Thomas, Alanah Kazlauskas, and Tim Davis

Design Consideration of the MOR, Bingyang Zhou

Submissions from 2003

Insurance :Risk Management; Development and new Initiatives in the Outdoor Profession, Sandra Joan Allen-Craig


The Enigma of Toyota's Competitive Advantage: Is Denso the Missing Link in the Academic Literature?, Evelyn Anderson

Business Student's Attendance at Lectures, Rudolph Brown, Yoosuf Ahmed Cader, and Dean Colin Stevens

Designing a web-based learning environment, John Denis Byrne and Jan Seruga

Defining Core Employees :An Exploration of the Human Resource Architecture, Janet Cheng Lian Chew

Deliberately Constructing Nature in a Contested World, Dallas Hanson and Helen Joyce Stuart

Determinants of dynamism in softward production in high-technology Clusters :a study of Bangalore; Southern India, Girija Krishnaswamy and M Vijayabaskar

An Investigative Study of the Effectiveness of Business-to-Business, Gregory Lazarus and Jan Seruga

Sharing and Caring :The Dilemma of Public and Private Organisational Effectiveness, Sugumar Mariappanadar and Peter Townsend

Corporate Rebranding :Issues and Implications, Helen Joyce Stuart

The relationship between symbolic adoption and practical use of government initiated Accounting :practices, Edmund William Watts and Zoltan Matolcsy

Investigating the Performance of a Bridge Based Network Intrusion Detection System, Michael David Wilkinson and Jan Seruga

An Integrated Web Security System, Bingyang Zhou

Submissions from 2002

Left; Right or Straight Ahead: Contemporary Prospects for Progressive and Critical Criminology, Judith Bessant

Strategic Alliances and Innovation in the Knowledge Intensive Pharmaceutical/Biotechnology Industry and Research Institutes, Yoosuf Ahmed Cader

Symbolic use of Accounting; practises :The case of Australian universities, Zoltan Matolcsy and Edmund William Watts


Developing the interpersonal and communication skills necessary for effective requirements engineering, C. Schroder, Therese White, and Susan White

Business or Association? :The strategic response of employer associations to the decentralisation of bargaining in Australia, Peter Sheldon and Louise Thornthwaite


Freedom of Information: Back to Basics, Spencer Michael Zifcak

The Independence and Reform of the Judiciary In Indonesia, Spencer Michael Zifcak

Towards a Reconciliation of Legal and Social Work Practice, Spencer Michael Zifcak