Expert commentary series

The challenges and opportunities posed for community engagement in Australia’s infrastructure sector require a variety of perspectives to shape Next Generation Engagement. Our Expert Commentary Series offers research insights and recommendations from specialists working across the university.

NEW! Centre for Positive Psychology Professor Dianne Vella-Brodrick, explains how community engagement in infrastructure can foster well-being and resilience. Read her expert commentary piece here.

Edition 1: Melbourne Business School’s Dr Jodi York on ‘Including social outcomes and risk in economic evaluations’.

Edition 2: Dr Kate Raynor, Architecture Building and Planning, The University of Melbourne on ‘Infrastructure planning is political’ .

Edition 3: Dr Dominique Hes, THRIVE Research Hub Director, Melbourne School of Design on ‘Impact of community engagement on sustainability outcomes’.