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Professor Doug McEachern

BA (Hons), MA (Adelaide), PhD (Leeds)

Elected: 2001

Discipline: Political Science

Specialisation: Enivironment, public policy, business politics, government.


Professor Doug McEachern was formerly Pro Vice Chancellor Research and Innovation at the University of Western Australia. His previous appointment was as the Executive Director for Social, Behavioural and Economic Sciences at The Australian Research Council. Before that he was Professor of Politics at The University of Adelaide. Professor McEachern specialises in studies of the role of business in politics through consideration of public policy debate and disputes. His most recent work has been on environmental politics and policy.


  • Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation), University of Western Australia
  • Executive Director, ARC
  • Professor of Politics, University of Adelaide
  • Deputy Vice Chancellor, University of Adelaide.


Website: www.uwa.edu.au

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