School of Management,
Operations and Marketing
The School of Management, Operations and Marketing fosters meaningful research which contributes to business theory and practice. We ensure our graduates are job-ready through practical learning, internship opportunities, and the chance to study overseas. Our programs are backed by research, recognised by industry and delivered by qualified and industry experienced academics.
Professor of Management recognised for outstanding contributions to teaching and learning
Congratulations to Professor Mary Barrett for being amongst the 2017 OCTAL Award Recipients that are recognised for commitment, achievement and contribution to the University’s exceptional learning and student experience. Applicants completed a rigorous application and peer review process and 11 awards were presented across a number of categories. OCTAL Award recipients will be officially recognised at the Vice-Chancellor’s Awards Ceremony and will also become eligible for Fellowship of the Wollongong Academy of Tertiary Teaching and Learning Excellence (WATTLE).
Trumping distrust in the corporate world
Associate Professor Mario Fernando studied law and followed his family’s footsteps into practice but to his father’s utter dismay, found his heart wasn’t in it. He turned to the human resources profession where he thought he found his calling.