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Researcher: Hawkins, CJ (Dr Clayton Hawkins)

Fields of Research

Recreation, leisure and tourism geography
Continuing and community education
Sport and leisure management
Higher education
Human geography
Gender studies
Other creative arts and writing
Urban and regional economics
Social change
Social geography
Other language, communication and culture
Urban geography
Counselling, wellbeing and community services
Organisational behaviour
Population trends and policies
Health services and systems
Impacts of tourism
Family and household studies

Research Objectives

Arts
Policies and development
Recreation and leisure activities (excl. sport and exercise)
Other culture and society
Terrestrial systems and management
Expanding knowledge in human society
Human capital issues
Management, resources and leadership
Higher education
Expanding knowledge in commerce, management, tourism and services
Government and politics
Unpaid work and volunteering
Health inequalities
Expanding knowledge in creative arts and writing studies
Road safety
Management and productivity
Organised sports
Learner and learning
Public health (excl. specific population health)
Economic issues in tourism

Career Best Publications

Festival Spaces as Third Places; Journal of Place Management and Development
Lean thinking in leisure: continuously improving event volunteering and management; Annals of Leisure Research
Leisure as an agent of social change: special issue introduction; Annals of Leisure Research
State of leisure studies in Australia and New Zealand; World Leisure Journal

Research Publications

Building regional competitive advantage and liveability through leisure; 1st Cradle Coast Young Professional Network Conference and Summit
Burnie BMX Park: A Proposal from the Wynyard BMX Club: Site Options Review
Burnie CBD Safety Committee: CBD Cameras Report
Country Football Codes 'overdue' for overhaul
Cradle Coast young professional network: strategic plan 2008 - 2010
Evaluating leadership, wellbeing, engagement, and belonging across units in higher education: a quantitative pilot study; Journal of Applied Teaching and Learning
Facing up to Facebook: does a failure to embrace online social media mean local government is being left behind in the communication race?; Local Government Manager
Festival Spaces as Third Places; Journal of Place Management and Development
I Can Be
Lean thinking in leisure: continuously improving event volunteering and management; Annals of Leisure Research
Learn for Life: Circular Head Community Literacy Action Plan 2014-2019 Evaluation Framework
Leisure as an agent of social change: special issue introduction; Annals of Leisure Research
Social and Economic Benefits of Treated Water for Small Communities Including the Health Impacts of Different Water Qualities on Small Communities
Social and Economic Benefits of Treated Water for Small Communities Including the Health Impacts of Different Water Qualities on Small Communities
Social capital through leisure: Can we build livable value and competitive advantage in regions?; 8th Biennial ANZALS Conference - Leisure is the Key: Unlocking People and Communities
Social Capital through Leisure: Cradle Coast's advantage in the year 2030
Social Capital through Leisure: Cradle Coast's advantage in the year 2030
Social Capital through Leisure: Cradle Coast's advantage in the year 2030
Spark Up at West Park: Part of Ten Days on the Island 2003
State of leisure studies in Australia and New Zealand; World Leisure Journal
Students as partners: lessons from student perspectives during COVID-19; Teaching Matters 2020 Learning in 2021: Strengthening connections
Supporting Learning Partnerships Through the Use of ePortfolios; Teaching Matters 2009
Using social media in leisure research and teaching
What do I know how to do? Piloting the 'Student ePortfolio' as a reflective learning tool in the Bachelor of Regional Resource Management course; Teaching Matters 2008
Who's DES tonight? Toolkit

Research Projects

Circular Head Community Literacy Plan (2014-2019) evaluation framework
Social and economic profiling for small towns
Tasmanian Fire Service Volunteer Support Brigade Practices Program
Wynyard Tulip Festival - Community Value: Stage One

Research Candidate Supervision