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Researcher: Jones, C (Dr Colin Jones)

Fields of Research

Economics, Business and Management Curriculum and Pedagogy
Small Business Management
Entrepreneurship
Curriculum and Pedagogy Theory and Development
Vocational Education and Training Curriculum and Pedagogy
Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services
Curriculum and Pedagogy
Higher Education
Environmental Sociology
Business and Management
Innovation and Technology Management
Technical, Further and Workplace Education
Computer Communications Networks
Global Change Biology
Education Systems
Chemical Thermodynamics and Energetics
Comparative and Cross-Cultural Education
Economics

Research Objectives

Education and Training Systems
Technological and Organisational Innovation
Economic Framework
Pedagogy
Education and Training
Expanding Knowledge in Education
Curriculum
Learner and Learning Processes
Expanding Knowledge in Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services
Management and Productivity
Management
Cultural Understanding
Application Software Packages (excl. Computer Games)
Environment
Iron Ore Exploration
Work and Institutional Development

Career Best Publications

A contemporary approach to entrepreneurship education; Education + Training
Enterprise education: learning through personal experience; Industry and Higher Education
Enterprise education: Revisiting Whitehead to satisfy Gibbs; Education and Training
Enterprise education: The frustration of the pure contest; Education and Training
Graduate entrepreneurship: More than child's play; Education and Training
Understanding the heterogeneity of entrepreneurship education: going beyond Gartner; Education and Training

Research Publications

A climate of interdisciplinarity: A teaching collaboration for enhancing interdisciplinary student learning about climate change; HERDSA 33
A contemporary approach to entrepreneurship education; Education + Training
A Darwinian Approach to Developing Enterprise Skills; IntEnt: Internationalising Entrepreneurship Education and Training Conference
A Learner-Centred Approach to Enterprise Education; IntEnt: Internationalising Entrepreneurship Education and Training Conference
A Taxonomy of Enterprise Educators: Preliminary Consensus and Disagreement; AGSE
Accounting for student/educator diversity: resurrecting coaction theory; Handbook of Research in Entrepreneurship Education
Accounting for the process, context and outcomes of entrepreneurship: Necessary, but not sufficient; Unique Solutions for Unique Environments
Adaptation and selection: Constant dance partners?; International Conference on the Dynamics of Strategy
Addressing the 'value' dilemma of enterprise education: rising to the ontological challenge; AGSE
An alternative view of small firm adaptation; Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development
An autecological interpretation of the firm and its environment; Journal of Management & Governance
Best practice full-stop: Anticipating the spillover effects of enterprise education; IntEnt: Internationalising Entrepreneurship Education and Training Conference
Best practice full-stop: anticipating the spillover effects of enterprise education; Journal of Asia Entrepreneurship and Sustainability
Beyond e-Commerce: When Caterpillars Know What Butterflies Understand; Journal of New Business Ideas and Trends
Can teacher collaboration overcome interdisciplinary barriers in a university structured around traditional disciplines? A case study using climate change; Teaching in Higher Education
Celebrating the Heterogeneity of Enterprise Education: Myths and Realities; AGSE
Claiming the future of enterprise education; Education and Training
Conceptualizing franchisation: understanding local processes; Joint ACERE-DIANA International Entrepreneurship Conference
Constructive alignment: A journey for new eyes; Journal of Enterprising Culture
Contemplating an evolutionary approach to entrepreneurship; World Futures: The Journal of General Evolution
Contemplating Knudsen's Baseline: Where Small is not so Beautiful; Journal of Small Business and Entrepreneurship
Contemplating Whitehead's Freedom and Discipline; Journal of University of Teaching and Learning Practice
Corporate Branding in Marketspace; Corporate Reputation Review: An International Journal
Creating Employability Skills in SMEs; Industry and Higher Education
Creating the reasonable adventurer: the co-evolution of student and learning environment; Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development
Creativity and innovation in education: The Tasmanian experience; Charting a future for SMES: Evolution or Revolution
Developing an evolutionary/ecological approach in enterprise education; The International Journal of Management Education
Developing the enterprise curriculum: Building on rock, not sand; Industry and Higher Education
e-Extinction: An Illusion of Knowledge, the Presence of Ignorance, or Evolutionary Fate?; Journal of Enterprising Culture
Electronic Recruitment: Competitive Advantage or Comparative Disadvantage; 7th Conference on International Human Resource Management
Enterprise curriculum: Guided by ghosts, experts and our students' here and now; Unique Solutions for Unique Environments
Enterprise Education: for all, or just some?; Education and Training
Enterprise education: learning through personal experience; Industry and Higher Education
Enterprise education: Revisiting Whitehead to satisfy Gibbs; Education and Training
Enterprise education: The frustration of the pure contest; Education and Training
Enterprise education: World domination or humiliation?; 57th International Council for Small Business World Conference 2012
Enterprise system investments for competitive advantage: An empirical study of Swiss SMEs; European Management Review
Entrepreneurial education needs entrepreneurial educators: Assessing our performance; Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ISBE)
Entrepreneurs: the new global adventurers; Planet Entrepreneur: The World Entrepreneurship Forum’s Guide to Business Success around the World
Entrepreneurship Education and SME Policies; Journal of Asia Entrepreneurship and Sustainability
Entrepreneurship education: revisiting our role and its purpose; Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development
Entrepreneurship; learning to evolve; ISBE 34
Explaining environmental heterogeneity; Australian Centre for Entrepreneurship Research Exchange (ACERE) Conference
Exploring the Role of Entrepreneurial Marketing in Entrepreneurship Education; Journal of Small Business and Entrepreneurship
Firm survival: Adding transferred demand into the equation; AGSE
Firm Transformation: Advancing a Darwinian Perspective; International Conference on the Dynamics of Strategy
Firm Transformation: Advancing a Darwinian Perspective; Management Decision
Flexible teaching space opens a world of possibilities; Teaching Matters Conference
Graduate entrepreneurship: More than child's play; Education and Training
Guided by the philosophy of constructive alignment, directed by the realisation of niche construction; HERDSA
Identifying and Explaining Environmental Complexity; Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ISBE)
Imagining, developing and explaining the concept of transferred demand: Transcendental realism and entrepreneurship; International Council for Small Business World Conference
Innovative uses of evolutionary/ecological approaches in the study and understanding of organizations (Guest Editorial); International Journal of Organizational Analysis
International Journal of Organizational analysis
Invisible Opportunities and Irreversible Trends; Journal of New Business Ideas and Trends
Learning through enduring the frustration of a pure contest; IntEnt: Internationalising Entrepreneurship Education and Training Conference
Learning through personal experience: Self and group reflection; International Conference on Experiential Learning
Market Orientation: Hear No Evil, See No Evil, Speak No Evil; 2003 World Marketing Congress
Moving beyond the business plan in enterprise education; Education and Training
Reading and reflecting together as a community of practice through participation in a book club; Teaching Matters 2014 – “Spaces and Places”
Recruitment and the internet: Possibilities and pitfalls; ANZAM/IFSAM V1th World Congress
Reflections from a not so distant microcosm; International Conference on the Dynamics of Strategy
Rethinking hit-et-nunc: Contemplating Whitehead's freedom and discipline; Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ISBE)
Small e-firms: Enlightened butterflies or endangered caterpillars; 16th Annual Conference of Small Enterprise Association of Australia and New Zealand: Charting a future for SMES: Revolution or Resolution?
Small firm Internet adoption: opportunities forgone, a journey not begun; Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development
Small firm internet adoption: a market oriented approach; Sustaining SME Innovation, Competitiveness and Development in the Global Economy
Small Firm Internet Adoption: A Market Oriented Approach; Australian Journal of Information Systems
Stepping back to look inside the entangled bank; International Entrepreneurship Research Exchange
Supporting the Willing: A Contemporary Approach to Entrepreneurship Education; SMEs in the Knowledge Economy
Teaching Entrepreneurship to Postgraduates; Edward Elgar Publishing
Teaching Entrepreneurship to Undergraduates; Edward Elgar Publishing
The assumption of competition: An argument for considering facilitation; AGSE
The context of enterprise education: insights into current practices; Industry and Higher Education
The Eclectic Necessity of an Evolutionary Approach to Entrepreneurship; DRUID Summer Conference: Danish Research Unit for Industrial Dynamics
The entrepreneur's way of life: Footprints that talk; Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ISBE)
The evolution of entrepreneurial learning; International Journal of Organizational Analysis
The Evolutionary Potential of the Small Place Place-Based Firm; SME's in the Knowledge Economy
The status of entrepreneurship education in Australian universities; Education and Training
The student business plan: useful or not?; Industry and Higher Education
Towards an Understanding of the Global Context of Enterprise Education; ISBE 2011
Understanding local processes: contemplating franchisation; Journal of Entrepreneurship, Business and Economics
Understanding regional start-up success: A lily not yet guilded; Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ISBE)
Understanding the heterogeneity of entrepreneurship education: going beyond Gartner; Education and Training
Using old concepts to gain new insights: addressing the issue of consistency; Management Decision
When did you last predict a good idea? Exploring the case of assessing creativity through learning outcomes; Industry and Higher Education
When Did You Last Predict a Good Idea? The Case of Accessing Creativity Explored; ISBE 2013 Conference

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision

A Process Model of Entrenpreneurship in China
Does an Absence of Theories Affect Youth Entrepreneurship and the Creation of Small - and - Medium Sized Enterprizes (SMEs) in Transitioning and Developing Economies?
Examination of the Structure, Processes and Circumstances through which Graduate Attributes can be Developed in the Higher Education Sector
Prejudicial Attitude vs Reality- A closer look at the host community of refugee migrants in regional Tasmania
Significant Influences on Trustees of Self Managed Superannuation Funds in Their Decision Making