Scott Holmes


View all

Selected Publications

Professor Scott Holmes is a leading scholar in small and medium enterprise decision making, health economics, and behavioural economics.

View all



A Vitally Important Campaign

A Vitally Important Campaign

A Vitally Important Campaign Read more

View all

Social Media


Professor Scott Holmes is the Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor; and Professor of Public Policy at The Whitlam Institute, Western Sydney University.

Professor Holmes holds an honorary Professorship in Business at the University of Queensland and an Adjunct Professorship at the University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam.

Prior to his role as Deputy Vice-Chancellor at Western, Professor Holmes was the Founding Dean of Graduate Studies and Pro-Vice Chancellor Research at the University of Newcastle. He also founded, Australia's first fully online Masters degree platform. In recognition of this he was awarded the Business Higher Education Roundtable Entrepreneurial Educator of the Year in 2006.

Professor Holmes is the author of six books and over 60 refereed articles, and is an active researcher alongside his role as a senior academic manager. His latest book, Corporate Tribalism, with Professor Michael Schaper, Deputy Chair of the ACCC, is due for release in 2017.



What is the best way to contact the Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor?

Contact Diana Camilleri, Executive Assistant to the Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor (9683 8119 or


Other Members of the Executive