Doctoral Program in Business Administration and Analytics

  • CRICOS code: 056955G

The experience


At Melbourne Business School, we offer a comprehensive program to support your learning, develop your skills and enrich your degree. We encourage you to be involved and build teaching and research skills through practical learning opportunities and enrichment activities:

  • Tutoring/teaching assistant opportunities
  • Research assistant opportunities
  • Research support program
  • PhD student brownbag series
  • Research seminar series
  • Immersion in all aspects of academic life within the Department

Top-Tier Research & High-Quality Teaching

Deshani Ganegoda
Associate Professor Deshani Ganegoda, PhD Director

Associate Professor Deshani Ganegoda, Management

Associate Professor Deshani Ganegoda is the Director of the Doctoral Program in Business Administration and Business Analytics. Deshani joined Melbourne Business School in 2017 and is currently an Associate Professor of Management. After completing her PhD in 2012 at the University of Central Florida, Deshani joined the faculty of Australian National University’s Research School of Management. She was a visiting scholar at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton Business School and the School of Arts and Sciences in 2015.

Deshani’s research centres on the general topics of behavioural ethics, organisational justice, and workplace deviance. Her research has been published in Journal of Applied Psychology, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, Journal of Organisational Behavior, Human Resource Management, and Human Relations. She teaches Managing People and Negotiations to MBA students.

Meet our Graduate Research students

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