Deputy Dean, Faculty of Business and Economics
Professor Paul Jensen is Deputy Dean of Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Mebourne. Paul is an industrial economist who has applied his technical expertise extensively in health services. His work relates to solving real-world problems and improving productivity via better public policy. He specialises in the economics of innovation, contracts and incentives, organisation resilience and the interface between the public sector and private actors and systems.
Paul directs the Melbourne School of Government's research on Knowledge and Expertise which explores emerging ideas, tools and frameworks shaping public governance in the 21st century and how 'evidence' be best used to support better public institutions and outcomes. He brings extensive practical experience from working with IBM, the OECD, the European Commission, Asialink and the Victorian Department of Premier and Cabinet.