Paul Tomaszewski

Paul Tomaszewski

PhD Candidate
Arts, Design & Architecture
Social Policy Research Centre

Supervisors: Karen Fisher, Heikki Ikaheimo, Sally Robinson

Paul has worked across government, private and non government organisations throughout Australia and overseas. He has held senior leadership roles, including as CEO of non-profit disability and mental health organisations.

Paul’s qualifications include:


  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) – University of New South Wales, UNSW (exp. 2024)


  • Graduate Certificate in Education – University of Tasmania


  • Executive Certificate in Public Leadership – Harvard University, Boston


  • Graduate Diploma of Law – Macquarie University


  • Master of Health Management - UNSW Master of Public Health (Health Economic Evaluation) - UNSW


  • Bachelor of Applied Science with Honours - RMIT University


  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Disability) with Distinction - RMIT University


  • Diploma of Business (Governance)
  • Certificate IV Mental Health

Paul’s research interests are the organisation of social services in Australia; disability and mental health policy; inclusive research and evaluation; and social policy process. Paul applies mixed methodology and adopts inclusive research methods with people with disability, policy officials and services providers.