Associate Professor Kate MacDonald

ARC Future Fellow, School of Social and Political Science (SPSS), The University of Melbourne


Associate Professor Kate MacDonald
Associate Professor Kate MacDonald

Associate Professor Kate Macdonald is an Australian Research Council Future Fellow, School of Social and Political Sciences (SPSS), The University of Melbourne. Kate’s research focuses on transnational governance and accountability systems, especially in relation to transnational business regulation, and accountability in the international development sector. She has conducted research and consultancy work on these topics for a range of Australian and international organisations including the Forest Stewardship Council, Amnesty International, ActionAid Australia, Oxfam Australia and the UK’s Corporate Responsibility Coalition. She’s currently on the Board of the Jubilee Australia Research Foundation. Kate has published three books and over 50 journal articles, and is currently involved in research collaborations with institutional partners in various countries, including Indonesia, Peru, Ecuador, the UK and Canada.

Associate Professor Kate Macdonald adalah Australian Research Council Future Fellow di School of Social and Political Science (SPSS), University of Melbourne. Penelitian Macdonald berfokus pada tata kelola transnasional dan sistem akuntabilitas, terutama terkait regulasi bisnis transnasional, dan akuntabilitas di sektor pembangunan internasional. Dia telah melakukan penelitian dan konsultasi mengenai topik ini untuk berbagai organisasi Australia dan internasional termasuk Forest Stewardship Council, Amnesty International, ActionAid Australia, Oxfam Australia dan Corporate Responsibility Coalition Britania Raya. Saat ini, ia adalah  anggota Dewan Jubilee Australia Research Foundation. Kate telah menerbitkan tiga buku dan lebih dari 50 artikel jurnal, dan saat ini terlibat dalam kerjasama penelitian dengan mitra institusi di berbagai negara, termasuk Indonesia, Peru, Ekuador, Inggris dan Kanada.