PhD (AppEco), MPhil (Mgmt), MEco, MBA, Med, BA (with Eco & English), GradCert in L&T (HE)

Senior Lecturer, Discipline Leader in HR Management & Strategic Management

Research and teaching specialties

International Business, Export Management, Leadership, Strategic management, Human resources, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Entrepreneurship, Quantitative Methods, Research methods, Public policy


Dr Mamun Ala has a PhD in Applied Economics (international trade regulation) from the Centre for Regulation and Market Analysis (CRMA), University of South Australia (UniSA). His other qualifications include MPhil in Management, MEco, MBA, MEd, BA and GradCert in L&T (HE). He also holds a certificate in Effective Online Course Design from Oxford University, UK and a certificate in Global Business from Harvard Business School Online.

Mamun has more than eleven years of experience teaching in Australian higher education institutions. He brings a wealth of academic experience working with the UniSA and Flinders University. He has designed and taught various face-to-face and online business courses in postgraduate and undergraduate levels including International Business, International export Management, Human Resource Management, Strategic Management, Entrepreneurship and Small Business, Marketing, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics and Quantitative Methods.

Mamun is an active academic researcher. His current research and consultancy interests include innovation, entrepreneurship, international competitiveness, regulation, macromarketing, political economy, industrial policy and learning & teaching.