Associate Professor
Phil Crane

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Personal details


Juvenile justice, Young people & families, Young people & public space, Young people - services to, Young people in the media, Youth homelessness, Youth policy & youth affairs


Sociology, Social Work

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


  • Doctor of Philosophy in Social Work (University of Queensland)
  • MAdmin (Griffith University)
  • GDOutdoorEd (Brisbane College of Adv. Ed.)
  • BA (University of New South Wales)

Professional memberships and associations

Australasian Evaluation Society (AES)

Institute for Health and Biomedical Innovation

Action Learning, Action Research Association (ALARA)

Australian and New Zealand Social Work and Welfare Education and Research (ANZSWWER)

International Federation of Social Workers



Teaching areas

  • social work and human services theory, practice, law and ethics
  • the application of complexity theory to social work and human services
  • youth services and associated policy
  • public space theory and practice
  • participatory action research
  • human services evaluation.


Selected publications

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