Researcher

Mr Andrew Craig Blyth

Field of Research (FoR)

Biography

Andrew is Group Manager, Public Leadership Research Group-Howard Library, located at Old Parliament House, Canberra. He was previously Centre Manager, Australian Centre for the Study of Armed Conflict and Society (ACSACS) at UNSW Canberra at the Defence Academy. More recently, Andrew was Principal, Andrew Blyth & Associates and Adjunct Lecturer in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences. Andrew is the former CEO of the ACT & Region...view more

Andrew is Group Manager, Public Leadership Research Group-Howard Library, located at Old Parliament House, Canberra. He was previously Centre Manager, Australian Centre for the Study of Armed Conflict and Society (ACSACS) at UNSW Canberra at the Defence Academy. More recently, Andrew was Principal, Andrew Blyth & Associates and Adjunct Lecturer in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences. Andrew is the former CEO of the ACT & Region Chamber of Commerce and Industry and a former Chief of Staff and Senior Adviser in the Howard Government. Andrew was Chairman, Regional Development Australia (ACT Committees) and until recently was a board member of the Canberra Cavalry Baseball Club and AFL Canberra. He holds an undergraduate degree in Government and postgraduate qualifications in Business and International Relations. In 2012 he was awarded a Fulbright Professional Scholarship in Australia-US Alliance Studies that he used to conduct research at the University of Texas at Austin into off-grid energy solutions. He is a contributing author to The Long Road: Australia's Train, Advise and Assist Missions (UNSW Press) and The Ascent to Power, 1996: The Howard Government, Volume 1 (UNSW Press) and is currently researching leadership education and training for new entry officer cadets and midshipmen at the Defence Academy through a professional doctorate in public leadership. Andrew has been admitted as a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

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Location

UNSW Canberra Public Leadership Group - Howard Library
Old Parliament House
18 King Georges Terrace
PARKES ACT 2601

Contact

+61 466 402 415

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Videos

Post-conflict reconstruction and entrepreneurship: Long Road Conference, UNSW Canberra May 2016