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Researcher: Newstead, T (Dr Toby Newstead)

Fields of Research

Organisational behaviour
Organisation and management theory
Allied health and rehabilitation science
Human resources management
Environmental sociology
Mental health services
Applied ethics
Not-for-profit business and management
Industrial and organisational psychology (incl. human factors)
Business ethics

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in commerce, management, tourism and services
Workplace and organisational ethics (excl. business ethics)
Business ethics
Unpaid work and volunteering
Expanding knowledge in the agricultural, food and veterinary sciences
Mental health
Allied health therapies (excl. mental health services)
Expanding knowledge in psychology
Management and productivity
Pacific Peoples community services
Other health

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Amelia Padgett: founding Launceston’s Amelia Café, and becoming a mental health practitioner
An integrated approach to workplace mental health
Being explicit about virtues: analysing TED Talks and integrating scholarship to advance virtues-based leadership development; Journal of Business Ethics
Can’t see the who for all the hubris? How to overcome office egos and find the best leaders
Caroline Williamson and the transformation of Launceston’s Harvest Market
Curly Haslam-Coates: wine educator, event organiser, and food activist in Tasmania
Donna Bain: sharing her passion for the volunteer and not-for-profit sectors
Evaluating The Virtues Project as a leadership development programme; Leadership
Good leadership as informed by virtue: Exploring scholarly and public views; 80th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management
Good Leadership: A Case for Virtue-based Leadership Development; 27th Annual Kravis-De Roulet Conference
Leadership in a crisis: You need to ask your team these six questions
Leading and managing in Tasmania's volunteer sector
Leading and Managing in Tasmania’s Volunteer Sector
Leading health reform: A critical review of 'leadership' within allied health competency standards; Australian Health Review
Leading with virtues: Theoretical concepts and practical strategies; 22nd International Leadership Association Annual Conference
Lindi McMahon: building a retail and interior styling business in Launceston, Tasmania
Lola Cowle: defining a values-driven career pathway and working for community organisations
Making sense of the weather: dwelling and weathering on Canada’s rain coast; Space and Culture
OPINION: Leaders must show people they care
Selena Palmer: Making tracks in the automotive industry
Self-leadership is key to self-growth
Tara Howell: launching multiple businesses, including the award-winning Blue Derby Pods Ride in Tasmania
The cascading effect of unethical leadership; Organizational Behavior
The Virtues Project: an approach to developing good leaders; Journal of Business Ethics
Virtues at work: A leadership development study; 7th Annual Australasian Business Ethics Network (ABEN) Conference
Virtues-based leadership development: a conceptual analysis and evaluation of The Virtues Project
VIRTUES-BASED LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT: A conceptual analysis and evaluation of The Virtues Project
Volunteers benefit Tasmania by $4 billion, why don't we value them like the paid workforce?
We don't need more leaders – we need more good leaders. Advancing a virtues-based approach to leader(ship) development; The Leadership Quarterly
What is virtue? Advancing the conceptualization of virtue to inform positive organizational inquiry; The Academy of Management Perspectives
Workplace mental health: Co-production of an action plan for Australia; Work, Stress, and Health Conference: Contemporary Challenges and Opportunities

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision