Researcher

Dr Diana Perche

Field of Research (FoR)

Biography

Dr Diana Perche's research areas include public policy theory, historical analysis of policy development, the politics of evaluation, and the use of evidence in policy formulation and implementation. Her research currently focuses on participation of First Nations in Australian politics and policy-making, and the ways in which governments use evidence and ideology to design public policy affecting or targeting Indigenous people in Australia.

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Dr Diana Perche's research areas include public policy theory, historical analysis of policy development, the politics of evaluation, and the use of evidence in policy formulation and implementation. Her research currently focuses on participation of First Nations in Australian politics and policy-making, and the ways in which governments use evidence and ideology to design public policy affecting or targeting Indigenous people in Australia.


My Qualifications

BA (Hons), MPP, PhD


My Research Supervision


Supervision keywords


Areas of supervision

Public policy, social policy, health policy, Indigenous policy and politics, Australian politics.


Currently supervising

Madeline News (Scientia PhD), "Closing the Gap? Critical Perspectives on Health Policy and Indigenous Self-Determination"

Jason O'Neil (Scientia PhD), ''Redefining Indigenous Self-determination in Australian Public Policy'

Melissa Nyholm (MPhil), 'Policy: purpose, process and product. Building recognition and knowledge of Australian Indigenous histories and cultures'


My Teaching

Social Research and Policy

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