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Researcher: Eyles, KJ (Ms Karen Eyles)

Fields of Research

Population trends and policies
Urban geography
Education policy
Health and community services
Human geography
Natural resource management
Continuing and community education
Social policy
Anthropology of development
Regional analysis and development
Australian government and politics
Impacts of tourism
Aged care nursing
Other Indigenous studies
Health policy
Environmental management
Public policy
Community planning
Health services and systems
Social geography
Secondary education
Demography
Family and household studies
Technical, further and workplace education
Urban sociology and community studies

Research Objectives

Other education and training
Consumption patterns, population issues and the environment
Economic growth
Ageing and older people
Evaluation of health and support services
Workforce transition and employment
Terrestrial systems and management
Demography
Evaluation, allocation, and impacts of land use
Equity and access to education
Employment patterns and change
Health status (incl. wellbeing)
Mental health services
Evaluation of health outcomes
Social class and inequalities
Disability and functional capacity
Health policy evaluation
Health education and promotion
Public services policy advice and analysis
Economic issues in tourism
Environmental protection frameworks (incl. economic incentives)
Public health (excl. specific population health)
Management, resources and leadership
Policies and development
Expanding knowledge in human society
Regional planning
Urban planning
Conserving the historic environment

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A socioeconomic data framework for Cradle Coast NRM
Bigger things: evaluation 2016
Discover Children's University; 2nd Education Transforms Symposium
Facing the future - A baseline profile on older Tasmanians
Future Options Baptcare Devonport, Tasmanian Study
Health and wellbeing needs assessment of the communities of Perth, Longford, Evandale and Cressy in the Northern Midlands, Tasmania
Hobart and Launceston: The social and economic impact of Tasmania's major cities
Implications of demographic change for NRM and landscape change in Tasmania; Institute of Australian Geographers Conference
Kentish Community Health Needs Assessment Project
Kentish Community Learning Plan and Strategy
Kentish Demographic Profile 2015
Learning with the Children's University; Harnessing the Transformative Power of Education
Mapping and valuing Tasmania's ecosystem services'; 10th International Congress of Ecology
Northern Tasmania - Regional Profile
Place-making - in theory and practice: The Stanley 'Guided' Development Plan model; Making Sense of Place: Exploring concepts and expressions of place through different senses and lenses
Retirement Living in Tasmania: Expanding choices, informing decisions
Retirement living in Tasmania: Expanding choices, informing decisions
Rural or urban what's the difference?; Institute of Australian Geographers Conference
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 and Economic Profiling of Selected Small Towns in Tasmania
Social and Economic Profiling of Selected Small Towns in Tasmania
Stanley Guided Development Plan Report
Tasmania's ageing population: non-metropolitan patterns and trends; The Institute of Australian Geographers Conference 2009
Tasmania: Trends in demography, employment and education; Tasmanian Leaders Thinkbank
West Coast: Place Based Workforce Planning Project
West Coast: Place Based Workforce Planning Project: Final Report
Workforce, education and migration in Tasmania; Tasmanian Leaders Program 2016

Research Projects

Increasing Educational Aspiration in Tasmania Northwest; Tasmanian Community Fund (TasCF)
Kentish CLP Implementation
Kentish Local Government Area Community Learning Plan
Northern Midlands- Part A Health Needs Assessment
Research and Analysis - Future Options Baptcare Devonport, Tasmanian Study
Retirement Living: Informing Evidence-Based Policy
Social and Economic Impact of Hobart and Launceston
Social and economic profiling for small towns
Stanley Development Plan
West Coast Place Based Workforce Development

Research Candidate Supervision