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Rook, Laura Dr.

Senior Lecturer

  • Discipline: Management
  • Faculty of Business and Law 2018 -
  • Undergraduate Management Major Advisor - Faculty of Business and Law 2018 -
  • Undergraduate International Business Major Advisor - Faculty of Business and Law, University of Wollongong 2021 -

Overview


In 2015 Dr Rook was awarded her PhD in Management for her thesis titled: 'Work integrated Learning in Human Resource Management’. She examined the range of Work-integrated Learning programs in undergraduate human resource management degrees in Australian universities, and the impact of this range on the teaching and employability of graduates. 

Prior to completion of her PhD, she successfully completed a Bachelor of Business majoring in Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations and a Bachelor of Business and Commerce First class Honours from Western Sydney University.

Top Publications


    Year Title
    2019 Mixed views in the academy: academic and student perspectives about the utility of developing work-ready skills through WIL
    Published in   Studies in Higher Education

Research Overview


  • Laura's research interests include:

    • Work- integrated learning and work- ready skills
    • corporate governance
    • Organisational learning and performance management

Available as Research Supervisor

Selected Publications


Available as Research Supervisor

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Mindfulness, Resilience and Well-being: Its impact on Organizational Outcomes Rauf, Afshan
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Perceptions of human resource managers towards performance management in the public sector: the case of human resource management transformation in Vietnam. Le, Kong

Full Name


  • Dr. Laura L. Rook

Mailing Address


  • School of Management, Operations and Management, UOW

    Northfields Ave

    Wollongong

    NSW

    2522

    Australia

Located In Facility


Top Publications


    Year Title
    2019 Mixed views in the academy: academic and student perspectives about the utility of developing work-ready skills through WIL
    Published in   Studies in Higher Education

Research Overview


  • Laura's research interests include:

    • Work- integrated learning and work- ready skills
    • corporate governance
    • Organisational learning and performance management

Selected Publications


Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Mindfulness, Resilience and Well-being: Its impact on Organizational Outcomes Rauf, Afshan
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Perceptions of human resource managers towards performance management in the public sector: the case of human resource management transformation in Vietnam. Le, Kong

Full Name


  • Dr. Laura L. Rook

Mailing Address


  • School of Management, Operations and Management, UOW

    Northfields Ave

    Wollongong

    NSW

    2522

    Australia

Located In Facility