Dr. Aaron Wijeratne

PhD, Bachelor of Business and Commerce (Honours, Bachelor of Tourism)

Senior Lecturer in Leadership and HR Management

Research and teaching specialties

Human Resource Strategy and Employment Relations, Emotions and Emotional Labour, Management Education, Diversity and Racism, Human Resources, Leadership


Aaron joined AIB after eight years working in sessional teaching roles at Monash University. During his time at Monash Aaron fulfilled several teaching roles, including teaching in a range of subject areas ranging from strategic management to human resources and employment relations to labour economics.

Aaron is a passionate and caring educator that has developed a blended approach to teaching, balancing the lines between theory and practice. Outside academia, Aaron fulfilled a variety of roles in training and coaching, with several high profiles organisations and individuals.

Email: Aaron.Wijeratne@aib.edu.au