Peter Wilkins has extensive public sector leadership and management experience and undertakes research and consultancies in evaluation, performance improvement, collaboration, accountability and governance.
He holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from Monash University and an MSc and PhD from Southampton University. He has served as Western Australia’s Deputy Ombudsman and prior to this had been WA Assistant Auditor General Performance Review. He has diverse work experience in Australia, England, Malaysia and Canada including roles as an engineer, research fellow, consultant and thirty years as a public sector manager.
Peter is an Adjunct Professor at The John Curtin Institute of Public Policy (JCIPP) at Curtin University, a Senior Research Fellow at the Curtin Not-for-profit Initiative and an Honorary Research Fellow in the Sir Walter Murdoch School of Public Policy and International Affairs at Murdoch University.
He is Deputy Chair of the Board of Australian Volunteers International, a member of the International Evaluation Research Group, the Australasian Evaluation Society, the Australasian Study of Parliament Group and the Australian Political Studies Association, and a National Fellow and a Western Australian Fellow of the Institute of Public Administration Australia (FIPAA and FIPAAWA).[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]