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Researcher: Altmann, E (Dr Erika Altmann)

Fields of Research

Urban sociology and community studies
Social policy
Health promotion
Environmental sociology
Housing markets, development and management
Aged health care
Urban geography
Business ethics
Organisational planning and management
Applied sociology, program evaluation and social impact assessment
Environment policy
Business systems in context
Health services and systems
Regional analysis and development
Sociological methodology and research methods
Aged care nursing
Sub-acute care
Commercial law
Organisational behaviour
Urban policy
Other Indigenous studies

Research Objectives

Public services policy advice and analysis
Health related to ageing
Expanding knowledge in human society
Residential building management and services
Pacific Peoples community services
Evaluation of health and support services
Social structure and health
Other law, politics and community services
Learner and learning
Residential energy efficiency
Ageing and older people
Other economic framework
Clinical health
Other environmental management
Natural hazards
Environmental policy, legislation and standards

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A crowdsourced sociology of COVID-19
Apartments, Co-ownership and Sustainability: Implementation Barriers for Retrofitting the Built Environment; Journal of Environmental Policy and Planning
Australia's Boarder Protection Policy and Homelessness
Book review of Warmsler, C (2014) ‘Cities, Disaster Risk and Adaptation'
Book review: Beyond Gated Communities; Housing Studies
BOOK REVIEW: Parkland – when caravan is home
Councils’ help with affordable housing shows how local government can make a difference
Downsizing cost trap awaits retirees – five reasons to be wary
Environmental Restriction in Multi-Owned Property; Multi-Owned Property in the Asia-Pacific Region: Rights, Restrictions and Responsibilities
Experiences and decision making during paediatric transitions to continuous sub-cutaneous insulin infusion (CSII): A mixed method study; Digital Health
Green Consumption: The Global Rise of the Eco-Chic, Barendregt, B. & Jaffe, R. (2014)
Home for Mohammed
Household Sustainability: Challenges and Dilemmas in Everyday Life
Industry professionalisation of strata title managers: what are the implications for governance?; Property Management
Insourcing - turning the tide on outsourcing
Multi-owned Housing Governance: Owner committees and strata managers
Multi-Owned Properties: Bringing It All Together; Multi-Owned Property in the Asia-Pacific Region: Rights, Restrictions and Responsibilities
Multi-Owned Property in the Asia-Pacific Region Rights, Restrictions and Responsibilities; Palgrave Macmillan
Nursing students' preferences for clinical placements in residential aged care facilities; IAGG 2017
Nursing students' preferences for professional experience placement: Investigation of 8 years of student placement management system data; NETNEP 2016, 6th International Nurse Education Conference
Nursing students’ preferences for clinical placements in the residential aged care setting; Journal of Clinical Nursing
Organisations, governance and multi-owned housing; 6th Australasian Housing Researchers' Conference (AHRC 2012)
Place branding influences on strata titled property in Australia; ANZAM 2013
Policy implications for governing Australia's apartment communities: tenants, committees of management and strata managers; Housing in 21st Century Australia: People, practices and policies
Project Success longitudinal View
Responses to contingent labour in academia: TASA Working Document
Rights, Restrictions and Responsibilities in Context; Multi-Owned Property in the Asia-Pacific Region: Rights, Restrictions and Responsibilities
Small scale housing unit developments: Implications for strata manager market penetration; Property Management
Strata managers, cognitive gymnastics and aging in place policies; International Research Forum on Multi-owned Properties
Strata Title Legislation and the implications for homelessness
The impact of strata titled properties on the Australian NFP sector; 26th Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management (ANZAM) Conference
The Paediatric & Adolescent Insulin Pump Decision Aid—A Novel In-tervention: The Pandani Booklet; University of Tasmania in con-junction with the Tasmanian Department of Health & Human Services, Hobart
Using Nvivo Qualitative Research; Social Research Methods
Why Chinese investors find Australian real estate so alluring
‘How does high density living impact third sector organisations? An exploration of financial and voluntary workforce implications for non-profit organisations; Australian and New Zealand Third Sector Review
’Probing tensions between housing and age friendly communities policies for future direction

Research Projects

AHURI Postgraduate Top-up Scholarship - Erika Altmann; Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute (AHURI)
Contracts in the retirement village sector: Assessing consumers attitudes and understanding; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Creating resilient regional communities: local government rental housing for retirees; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Critical issues in the creation of dementia friendly communities: Maintaining housing for early and mid stage clients and their carers; University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision