BA (Hons. Psych)
TRS (QPR) | AES
Dean has been a researcher for over 25 years,
more recently specialising in Qualitative research
as an input for Evaluations.
He has a long-term interest in
behaviour change, behavioural economics
and the principles of systems theory.
Dean has worked in industry, academia and as a research supplier. He has conducted projects in Australia, the United States, Britain and several South East Asian countries.
in recent years much of Dean’s work has focussed on providing social marketing research for government and agencies associated with government, often as an input for evaluations.
Much of this work has involved participants experiencing disadvantage.
Dean has significant experience researching operations, service delivery, organisation systems and processes.
Dean commenced his working life in academic research. During this time his work focused on management decision-making, optimising decision outcomes and managerial risk assessment. This experience contributed to Dean having an obsession with risk assessment and management.
Dean also spent several years as a strategy consultant, where he was responsible for buying, designing and implementing research