Dr. Aaron Wijeratne


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.

Publications and Presentations

Wijeratne, A. J. C., Van Dijk, P. A., Kirk-Brown, A., & Frost, L. (2014). Rules of engagement: The role of emotional display rules in delivering conservation interpretation in a zoo-based tourism context. Tourism Management, 42, 149 - 156. DOI: 10.1016/j.tourman.2013.11.012

Wijeratne (2018). The Future of Industrial and Employment Relations Education in the Gig Economy, presented at AIRAANZ Conference 2018, Adelaide, South Australia.