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Dr Amanda Davies

Dr Amanda Davies Dr Amanda Davies

Ph.D.(New England)

Position Senior Research Fellow
Faculty Faculty of Humanities
School School of Built Environment
Department Department of Planning and Geography
Campus Bentley Campus
Location 201.642B
Phone 08 9266 7641
Email A.Davies@curtin.edu.au
Twitter twitter.com/@adavatk
Linked In linkedin.com/www.linkedin.com/in/amanda-davies-69219319
Google Scholar scholar.google.com.au/citations?user=https://scholar.google.com.au/citations?hl=en&view_op=list_works&gmla=AJsN-F7HM8FaWG7UPo76bGoeXqGbkYJ6vD9mg08-B_5k4_-yvkXJoy0fTbnQg_OzS9IwHJLDHhvJLwuRD-omgPlC8iIZbeOaDg&user=30-9kMYAAAAJ

Brief Summary

Amanda is a Senior Fellow of Planning and Geography in the School of Built Environment. She researches population demographics and migration, local leadership and rural and peri-urban development issues. 

Amanda is an applied researcher and has completed studies on a range of issues related to regional and rural change, adaptation and socio-economic viability. She is currently involved in research examining the role of local leadership, volunteering and social innovation in promoting sustainable adaptation in rural societies. 

Amanda was a visiting fellow at Oxford University's Institute for Population Ageing. She participated in the Theo Murphy High Flyers Think Tanks in 2012 (on Population) and 2014 (on Climate Change and Human Health). 

Amanda is an editor of Geographical Research and member of the GeoView editoral board.

Amanda works at Curtin's Perth campus and acknowledges the Wadjuk Nyungar people as the traditional owners of the land. 

Memberships, Awards and Training

Memberships 

Institute of Australian Geographers

Association of American Geographers

United Nations Women National Committee Australia 

International Society for Managing and Technical Editors

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Research Fields

Studies in Human Society

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Research Interests

Research Interests 

Selected Research Projects 

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Publications

2016

Book Chapters (Research)

Journal Articles (Research)

2015

Book Chapters (Research)

Journal Articles (Research)

2014

Book Chapters (Research)

2012

Journal Articles (Research)

2011

Books (Research)

Book Chapters (Research)

Journal Articles (Research)

2010

Book Chapters (Research)

Journal Articles (Research)

2009

Journal Articles (Research)

2008

Journal Articles (Research)

2007

Journal Articles (Research)

Additional publication categories

2016

Journal Articles (Scholarly/Professional)

  • Davies, A. 2016.“Ageing resource communities: new frontiers of rural population change, community development and voluntarism.”New Zealand Geographer 72 (2): 160-161.

2010

Journal Articles (Scholarly/Professional)

2009

Books (Research) - Other

2007

Journal Articles (Scholarly/Professional)

  • Davies, A. 2007.“New Regionalism in Australia.”Geographical Research 45 (3): 323-325.
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Other Information

 

 

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