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Mr Egbert Groen

Casual Academic

Newcastle Law School

Career Summary

Biography

Has been teaching law to non-law students at the University of Newcastle for twenty years and is currently coordinating convenor for all LEGL Courses offered by Newcastle Law School. His research interests are in the areas of employment law and consumer protection law. Until recently he has been heavily involved in University governance by virtue of his positions as Branch President of the NTEU, elected staff representative on University Council, Academic Senate and Academic Staff Consultative Committee and is currently a member of Newcastle Law School Executive. Prior to working at the University Bert was in practice for a number of years and has also taught at TAFE and Avondale College. He has been the legal representative on the Faculty of Business and Law's and Avondale College's Human Research Ethics Committee. He has also recently been involved in establishing the new curriculum for Legal Studies in NSW High Schools as an Academic Representative on the Board of Studies New South Wales Board Curriculum Committee.

Research Expertise
Labour law, Consumer Production Law, Teaching law to non-lawyers and e-law

Collaborations
Labour Law, Consumer Production Law, Teaching law to non-lawyers, eLaw


Qualifications

  • Master of Labour Law and Relations, University of Sydney
  • Bachelor of Arts, Australian National University
  • Bachelor of Law, University of Sydney

Keywords

  • Labour Law
  • Legal Studies

Fields of Research

Code Description Percentage
130399 Specialist Studies in Education not elsewhere classified 65
150399 Business and Management not elsewhere classified 35

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

Title Organisation / Department
Casual Academic University of Newcastle
Newcastle Law School
Australia
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Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.


Chapter (1 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2005 Groen E, Hill SW, 'e-business', Business & the Law, Thomson Learning, Southbank, Vic 791-807 (2005) [B2]

Journal article (4 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2013 Ryan S, Burgess J, Connell J, Groen E, 'Casual Academic Staff in an Australian University: Marginalised and excluded', Tertiary Education and Management, 19 161-175 (2013) [C1]
DOI 10.1080/13583883.2013.783617
Citations Scopus - 6
Co-authors Suzanne Ryan
2007 Whittard JA, Bray MD, Larkin RM, Lewer J, Groen E, 'Collective Bargaining Rights under the Workplace Relations Act: The Boeing Dispute', Labour and Industry, 18 1-7 (2007) [C1]
Citations Scopus - 2
Co-authors Roslyn Larkin, John Lewer, Mark Bray
2004 Groen E, Lanis R, 'The Saga of a Disallowed Accounting Standard', Australian Accounting Review, 34 56-63 (2004) [C1]
DOI 10.1111/j.1835-2561.2004.tb00241.x
2001 Ishak M, Groen E, 'The Battle for the Streets of NSW', Agenda, 8 129-140 (2001) [C1]
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Conference (13 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2013 Kriz AP, Groen E, Drew AJ, Cunneen D, 'China: Hegemonic heir apparent?', Australia and New Zealand International Business Academy (2013) [E1]
Co-authors Anton Kriz, Antony Drew, David Cunneen
2012 Kriz AP, Groen E, Drew AJ, Cunneen DJ, 'China: Hegemonic heir apparent or simply a pretender?', The 2012 International Schumpeter Society Conference (2012) [E2]
Co-authors David Cunneen, Antony Drew, Anton Kriz
2011 Ryan SE, Groen E, McNeil KA, Nadolny A, Bhattacharyya A, 'Sessional employment and quality in universities: A risky business', Research and Development in Higher Education: Reshaping Higher Education Volume 34 (2011) [E1]
Co-authors Suzanne Ryan, Asit Bhatta, Andrew Nadolny
2011 Nadolny A, McNeil KA, Ryan SE, Groen E, Bhattacharyya A, ''McJobs': A comparison of the academic and McDonald's casual worker experience', The Way Forward - Austerity or Stimulus? Incorporating the 13th Path to Full Employment Conference and 18th National Conference on Unemployment (2011) [E1]
Co-authors Andrew Nadolny, Asit Bhatta, Suzanne Ryan
2011 Groen E, McNeil KA, Ryan SE, Bhattacharyya A, Nadolny A, 'Sessionals: Doing the job for Universities?', Proceedings of the 25th Conference of the Association of Industrial Relations Academics of Australia and New Zealand (AIRAANZ) (2011) [E1]
Co-authors Suzanne Ryan, Asit Bhatta, Andrew Nadolny
2010 Rodrigs MC, Bhattacharyya A, McNeil KA, Nadolny A, Groen E, Ryan SE, 'Barriers to including sessional academics in matters of discipline', Rethinking Learning in Your Discipline. University Learning and Teaching Futures Colloquium. Colloquium Papers (2010) [E2]
Co-authors Suzanne Ryan, Andrew Nadolny, Asit Bhatta, Marcus Rodrigs
2010 McNeil KA, Bhattacharyya A, Nadolny A, Groen E, Ryan SE, 'Casual, committed but disconnected: The impact of precarious employment practices in higher education', The 10th Annual Pacific Employment Relations Association Conference Proceedings Part II (2010) [E1]
Co-authors Suzanne Ryan, Asit Bhatta, Andrew Nadolny
2010 Ryan SE, McNeil KA, Bhattacharyya A, Nadolny A, Groen E, 'Barriers to inclusion of sessional academics in matters of discipline', Rethinking Learning in Your Discipline. Proceedings of the University Learning and Teaching Futures Colloquium, 2010 (2010) [E3]
Co-authors Asit Bhatta, Andrew Nadolny, Suzanne Ryan
2010 Nadolny A, Bhattacharyya A, McNeil KA, Groen E, Ryan SE, 'The challenge of precarious employment practices on the delivery of quality teaching and learning outcomes in higher education', Proceedings of ICERI2010 Conference (2010) [E1]
Co-authors Andrew Nadolny, Asit Bhatta, Suzanne Ryan
2007 Kriz AP, Groen E, Drew AJ, 'Predicting the next hegemon: A case of analysing the past, present and future', All China Economics (ACE) International Conference. Papers (2007) [E2]
Co-authors Anton Kriz, Antony Drew
2003 Groen E, Kriz AP, Fang T, 'An option for divergence not convergence in regulation in China', Third Annual Hawaii International Conference on Business (2003) [E3]
Co-authors Anton Kriz
2003 Groen E, Kriz AP, Fang T, 'Regulated Trust: A Solution to Potential Disputes Between Chinese and Western Business People Undertaking Business in China', Local Responsiveness Versus Global Integration (2003) [E2]
Co-authors Anton Kriz
2000 Lanis R, Groen E, 'National Differences in Accounting Standards Enforcement Strategies', BAA Special Interest Group, 2000, Conference Abstracts (2000) [E3]
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants 3
Total funding $2,880

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20031 grants / $905

Hawaii International Conference on Business (annual), Honolulu, Hawaii, USA 18-21 June, 2003$905

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Mr Egbert Groen
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2003
Funding Finish 2003
GNo G0183095
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

20011 grants / $361

The Accounting Association of Australia and NZ 2001 Conference, Auckland 1-3 July 2001$361

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Mr Egbert Groen
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2001
Funding Finish 2001
GNo G0180989
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

20001 grants / $1,614

BAA International Accounting Association & Finance Special Interest Group 2000 Conference, Wales 11 September$1,614

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Mr Egbert Groen
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2000
Funding Finish 2000
GNo G0179906
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y
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Mr Egbert Groen

Position

Casual Academic
Newcastle Law School
Faculty of Business and Law

Contact Details

Email egbert.groen@newcastle.edu.au
Phone (02) 4921 7966
Fax (02) 4921 6931

Office

Room MC173
Building McMullin Building
Location Callaghan
University Drive
Callaghan, NSW 2308
Australia
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