Researchers

Dr Kirsten Martinus

Project Leader

Dr Martinus was awarded an Australian Research Council Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (DECRA) – Labour proximities in institutionally-thin innovative peripheries (2017-19). Her research focus includes: Issues concerned with globalisation, urban and economic restructuring, resource economies and uneven development; Investigating how urban planning and economic development might increase productivity of innovation, social capital and knowledge-intensive industries; and Understanding labour and industry clustering and connectivity in networked economic systems applying various quantitative econometric and network analytical techniques.