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After careers in accounting, finance and then outdoor education, Tracey joined the world of academia where she has taught in management, human resources, outdoor education and now events and tourism. Tracey's teaching is informed by her industry eperience and the nexus between theory and real world issues. This interest in real world issues is reflected in her research and roles with the International Ski Safety Society and the NSW National Parks and Wildlife Advisory Council.

Research interests

Drawing upon her industry background, Tracey's research interests are in areas such as moutain tourism, snowsport safety, risk management, mega sport event volunteer motivations and management, accessibility for all and active healthy ageing.

Tracey's research has applied methods across the spectrum including an autoethnography in her PhD to large scale online surveys of Olympic and Paralympic volunteers.

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 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Education/Academic qualification

Master, Public Health, Monash University

… → Dec 2012

PhD, Facilitating Learning: Yours, mine and others, University of Wollongong

… → Jan 2004

Master, Commerce (HRM), University of Wollongong

… → Jun 1999

Master, Education (Adult Education), University of Technology Sydney

… → Jun 1993

Bachelor, Commerce (Accounting, Finance and Systems)

… → Jun 1984

External positions

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Advisory Council - Chair

2018 → …

International Society for Skiing Safety - International Board

Apr 2015 → …

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Advisory Council

2014 → …

International Society for Skiing Safety - National Secretary

Apr 2005 → …


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