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Dr Irfanuzzaman Khan is an Assistant Professor of Marketing at the Canberra School of Business, University of Canberra. He obtained his Doctoral degree (PhD) in Management from the University of Canberra in 2019. His PhD research primarily focused on the social, technological and ideological drivers impacting health professionals’ and health consumers’ social media usage and acceptance behaviours.

Dr Khan’s research interest centres around how social media technologies can be used as means for social support and benefit health consumers and healthcare organisations. His interest in social media technologies extends to his recent research endeavours concerning the benefits and barriers of social media adoption in the healthcare context. Other areas of interest include technology adoption theories, consumer behaviour, halal food marketing and workplace behaviour.

He teaches Marketing at both Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels. His teaching specialisation is on Consumer behaviour, Digital marketing and Management information systems.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production

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PhD, Health Professionals' and Health Consumers' social media adoption behaviours

Award Date: 9 Apr 2019

Master, Master of Information Systems, Central Queensland University

Award Date: 30 Apr 2003

Master, Master of Business Administration , Latrobe University

Award Date: 31 Aug 2002


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