Doctor of Philosophy in Regulation and Governance

Summary

CRICOS course code: 049652D
Level of study: Postgraduate

The Doctor of Philosophy in Regulation and Governance provides interdisciplinary training in the areas of regulation and governance, combining rigorous research with innovative forms of knowledge translation. The program is built on principles of justice, sustainability and human well-being and delivered by the dynamic community of scholars at RegNet, one of the world’s most vibrant governance and regulatory academic centers.
Employment Opportunities
Our graduates enjoy successful and diverse careers in policymaking, law and research.
They are based in Australia and overseas, working in government, non-government and not-for-profit organizations, international intergovernmental organizations like the UN, and at world-leading universities and think tanks. Alumni remain closely connected with the RegNet community following the completion of their degree.
Learning Outcomes
Generate original knowledge and understanding to make a substantial contribution to key concepts, theoretical debates and practical challenges in regulation and governance in Australia, Asia and the Pacific, and globally; Engage in critical reflection, synthesis and evaluation of the political and social processes of evaluating risk and designing regulatory responses to everyday safety, complex scenarios or catastrophic events; Engage in critical reflection, synthesis and evaluation of the actors, processes and politics of agenda-setting, rule-formation and standard-setting, norm-diffusion and enforcement by governance institutions in Australia, Asia and the Pacific, and globally; Develop, adapt and implement interdisciplinary research methodologies and interpret and use qualitative, quantitative and mixed methods for regulation and governance issues; Engage in critical reflection, synthesis and evaluation of diverse sources of information and develop clear arguments, delivered orally and in writing and supported by data and evidence

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