About

Ben Archer is an experienced educator in the fields of career development, educational contexts and management. His expertise are in the fields of workforce development, educational attainment and lifelong learning. Ben’s research interests are centred on how education can impact work outcomes in geographically diverse areas.

Teaching
  • LB5200: Career Planning (Level 5; TSV)
  • MA5891: Professional Placement/Internship 1 (Level 5; CNS)
  • MA5892: Professional Placement/Internship 2 (Level 5; CNS)
  • SC5200: Career Planning (Level 5; CNS & TSV)
Interests
Professional
  • career advising
Research
  • career development workforce planning;
  • school environments
  • theology and careers
  • theology and work
  • work and human geography
  • labour markets in geographically diverse environments
Teaching
  • career development
  • career planning
  • work integrated learning
Experience
  • 2024 to present - Adjunct Research Fellow, Avondale University (Cooranbong)
  • 2021 to present - Associate Lecturer, James Cook University (Townsville)
  • 2020 to 2021 - Online Learning Advisor, Queensland University of Technology (Brisbane)
  • 2017 to 2018 - Sessional Lecturer, Australian Catholic University (Canberra)
Honours
Awards
  • 2023 - Cessnock City Council Mayoral Scholarship Award
  • 2017 - Euan Crone Award for Asian Engagement
  • 2021 to 2022 - BHP Future of Work Grant
Memberships
  • 2023 - Career Development Association of Singapore - Professional Member
  • 2020 - NSW Justice of the Peace
  • 2023 to 2024 - Member: Australia & New Zealand Academy of Management
  • 2022 to 2024 - Registered Professional Career Development Practitioner
  • 2021 to 2024 - Member: Religious Research Association
  • 2021 to 2024 - Member: Australian Association for Research in Education
  • 2021 to 2024 - Member: Society for the Provision of Education in Rural Australia
  • 2021 to 2024 - Member: Asia-Pacific Career Development Association
  • 2019 to 2024 - Member: National Association of Graduate Career Advisory Services
Other
  • 2023 - Associate Editor: Journal of Social Entrepreneurship
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