Janis Wardrop

Senior Lecturer

 

Janis is a winner of the Vice Chancellor's Award for Teaching Excellence and a leading educator in the School of Management and Governance.  She specialises in developing student's learning capabilities to meet the challenges of the 21st century workplace, through innovative curriculum and course design.  Janis' research examines changes to corporate disclosure practices following regulatory change. Janis is a former Program Director of the AGSM MBA(Executive) program.

Thesis title: Regulation: Commitment or Compliance? A Discourse Analysis of Australian Listed Companies' Responses to the ASX 'Principles of Good Corporate Governance and Best Practice Recommendations' Supervisors: Anne Junor and Julie Cogin

 

Professional activities:

  • Australia & New Zealand Academy of Management
  • Australian Institute of Management

 

Research Interests:

  • Corporate governance
  • Business ethics
  • Sustainability
  • Industrial heritage
  • History of management theory and practice
  • Organisational change programs

 

Conference Papers
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Wardrop JE, 2015, '"The more things change the more they stay the same": Institutional maintenance in the form of 'new' regulatory arrangements', in ANZAM 2015, 29th Annual Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management, Queenstown NZ, presented at 29th Annual Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management, Queenstown NZ, 02 December 2015 - 04 December 2015
2015
Wardrop JE, 2014, 'Regulation as Innovation: Examining the introduction of the ASX Corporate Governance Code', in Proceedings of the 28th Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management (ANZAM) Conference), 28th ANZAM Conference, Sydney, presented at 28th ANZAM Conference, Sydney, 03 December 2014 - 05 December 2014
2014
Wardrop JE, 2013, 'Change as Institutional Maintenance: How do institutions endure despite pressure for change', in EURAM 2013 Proceedings, European Academy of Management, Istanbul Turkey, presented at EURAM 2013, Istanbul Turkey, 26 June 2013 - 29 June 2013, file:///E:/Euram%202013%20Proceedings/FullPapers/1998-Change%20as%20Institutional%20Maintenance%20%20How%20do%20institutions%20endure%20despite%20pressure%20for%20change.pdf
2013
Sheldon P; Wardrop JE; Ehrlich J, 2012, 'Enhancing student learning in negotiation skills: using authentic and in-authentic assessment tasks', in European Business Research Conference Proceedings, European Centre for Business and Economic Research, SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2130994, pp. 1 - 20, presented at European Business Research Conference, Rome, 27 August 2012 - 28 August 2012
2012
Wilcox TP; Wardrop JE; Sheldon P, 2011, 'Tearing down the silos: legitimating business ethics education', in Tearing down the silos: legitimating business ethics education, Australasian Business Ethics Network ABEN 2011 Conference, Auckland, New Zealand, presented at Australasian Business Ethics Network ABEN 2011 Conference, Auckland, New Zealand, 02 December 2011 - 03 December 2011
2011
Wardrop JE, 2009, 'The role of the press in the regulatory sphere of corporate governance', in The role of the press in the regulatory sphere of corporate governance, Critical Management Studies Conference, University of Warwick, presented at Critical Management Studies Conference, University of Warwick
2009
Wardrop JE, 2007, '`Buried in the detail`: deconstructing the complexities of compliance to the Australian Stock Exchange`s Principles of Good Corporate Governance and Best Practice Recommendations', in 23rd EGOS Colloguium, 23rd EGOS Conference - European Group for Organizational Studies 2007, Vienna, Austria, presented at 23rd EGOS Conference - European Group for Organizational Studies 2007, Vienna, Austria, 05 July 2007 - 07 July 2007
2007
Wardrop JE; Wilcox TP; Sheldon P, 2007, 'The James Hardie Group and Asbestos Compensation', in International Association for Business and Society, International Association for Business and Society, Florence, Italy, presented at International Association for Business and Society, Florence, Italy, 02 June 2007
2007
Wardrop JE, 2006, 'The view inside the room of mirrors: corporate governance disclosure by Australian listed companies 2002-2005', in Risk and Regulation: Research Student Conference, Risk and Regulation: Research Student Conference, London School of Economics, pp. 11 - 12, presented at Risk and Regulation: Research Student Conference, London School of Economics, 21 September 2006 - 22 September 2006
2006

Corporate governance; business ethics; sustainability; industrial heritage; history of management theory and practice; organisational change programs.