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Professor Andrew Beer

Dean, Research and Innovation
University of South Australia Business School

Andrew Beer is Dean, Research and Innovation, at the University of South Australia Business School. Professor Beer has served as a Research Fellow at the University of Plymouth, a Leverhulme Fellow at the University of Ulster and a Visiting Professor at the University of North Texas. He is currently the Chair of the South Australian Government’s Homelessness Strategic Group. Andrew is a Fellow of the Regional Australia Institute and also of the UK’s Academy of Social Sciences. Among his research interests is the study of the impacts of an ageing population and a recent project resulted in the publication of a substantial report on Ageing in South Australia. Andrew has led several major research projects including a current Australian Research Council Linkage Project which is investigating the engagement of older people with consumer directed care.