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Assoc Prof Jon Whitty

Assoc Prof Jon Whitty
Name Jon Whitty
Position Associate Professor (Project Management)
Section School of Management and Enterprise
Office A528
Location Springfield Campus
Phone +61 7 3470 4548
Extension 4548
Email
Qualifications BEng(Hons) Wales , PhD Qld
Homepage http://www.linkedin.com/pub/jon-whitty/4/6ab/36a
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Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Business and Management ( 150300 )
  • Phenomenology ( 220310 )

Research interests
I apply evolutionary science and complexity science to anything that has to do with organisations and project management.

USQ Research affiliations

  • Australian Centre for Sustainable Business and Development (ACSBD)

Currently teaching courses/programs
MGT8021 Project Sustainability Management
MGT8024 Project Quality, Risk and Procurement Management
MGT8025 Project Scope, Time and Cost Management
MGT8027 Project Human Resources, Communications and Integration Management
ENG8111 Project Requirements Management

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
18 Years

Administrative responsibilities
Program Coordinator, Master of Project Management, School of Management and Marketing, Faculty of Business and Law

Research most recent
Duffield SM, Whitty S J (2012). A systemic lessons learned and captured knowledge (SLLCK) model for project organizations. In: Proceedings of the Annual Project Management Australia Conference Incorporating the PMI Australia National Conference (PMOz), Melbourne, Australia, 15-16 August 2012.

McKenna T, Whitty S J (2012). Reconceptualising project management methodologies for a post-postmodern era. In: Proceedings of the Annual Project Management Australia Conference Incorporating the PMI Australia National Conference (PMOz), Melbourne, Australia, 15-16 August 2012.

Whitty, S. J. (2011). Existentialism, Evolution, and the matter of project management enquiry. In: Proceeding of the 25th IPMA World Congress on Project Management, Brisbane, Australia, October 2011

Others can be found here: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/profile/477
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Research most notable
Whitty, S.J. (2011) On a New Philosophy of Project Management: An investigation into the prevalence of modern project management by means of an evolutionary framework. International Journal of Managing Projects in Business, 4 (3) 524-533

Whitty, S.J. (2010) Project management artefacts and the affective emotions they evoke. International Journal of Managing Projects in Business, 3 (1) 22-45

Whitty, S.J. & Maylor, H. (2009) And then came Complex Project Management (revised). International Journal of Project Management, 27 (3) 304-310


Publications in ePrints

McGrath, Stephen Keith and Whitty, Stephen Jonathan (2019) What is a program: an examination of terminology in practitioner reference documents. Journal of Modern Project Management, 6 (3). pp. 6-27. ISSN 2317-3963

McGrath, Stephen Keith and Whitty, Stephen Jonathan (2018) Accountability and responsibility defined. International Journal of Managing Projects in Business, 11 (3). pp. 687-707. ISSN 1753-8378

McGrath, Stephen Keith and Whitty, Stephen Jonathan (2018) Do steering committees really steer? International Journal of Managing Projects in Business. ISSN 1753-8378

Usher, Greg and Whitty, Stephen Jonathan (2018) The client-side project manager: a practitioner of Design Thinking. Project Management Research and Practice, 5.

Usher, Greg and Whitty, Stephen J. (2017) Identifying and managing drift-changes. International Journal of Project Management, 35 (4). pp. 586-603. ISSN 0263-7863

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Approved research supervisor in the area of:

  • Business and Management ( 150300 )
  • Phenomenology ( 220310 )