Dr Marilyn Palmer
Contact Information Telephone: (61 8) 9780 7778, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Campus: Bunbury, Room: BU2.141
PhD (Doctoral Degree), Edith Cowan University, 2005 .
MA (Master of Arts), The University of Western Australia, 1998 .
BAppSc (Bachelor of Applied Science), Western Australian Institute of Technology, 1978 .
Recent Research Grants
Transition to Sustainability: ECU South West - A Study of The Transformation of Curriculum, Teaching and Learning,
Edith Cowan University,
ECU Industry Collaboration - Grant,
2010 - 2011, $65,525.
Suicide Research for the South West,
Val Lishman Health Research Foundation Inc,
2009 - 2010, $30,000.
Examining rural youth needs in the South-West of WA: Implications for pedagogy,
Association of Independent Schools of WA,
AISWA - Grant,
2006 - 2007, $15,000.
Recent Publications (within the last five years)
Palmer, M., (2014), Beyond madness: Ways to foster nonviolence in human systems. Social Alternatives, 33(3), 60-64, Queensland WA.
Palmer, M., Ross, D., (2014), Tracing the maddening effects of abuses of authority: Rationalities gone violent in mental health services and universities. Social Alternatives, 33(3), 28-36, Queensland.
Wooltorton, S., Palmer, M., Steele, F., (2011), A process for transition to sustainability: Implementation. Australian Journal of Environmental Education, 27(1), 160-174, St. Lucia, Queensland.
Wooltorton, S., Palmer, M., Goodwin, K., Paine, D., (2010), A process for transition to sustainability: Beginning. The Social Educator, 28(2), 20-27, Tasmania.
Research Student Supervision
Master of Social Science, Social Work Is What Social Workers Do: A Study Of Hospital Social Workers' Understanding Of Their Work And Their Professional Identity..