Associate Professor David Rosenbaum
PhD (Macquarie), MBA (UNE), Dip Bus Studies (Monash), SFHEA, AICD, FCPA
Dr Rosenbaum is the Acting Dean of the IMC Business School. David has over 30 years of professional experience across many sectors of the economy, most recently as a consultant in private practice. David's academic career spans more than ten years. It includes a PhD in change management, teaching experience at ACU, AIM and now IMC, primarily at the postgraduate level, and publication in quality journals. In August 2019, he was awarded the Emerald Literati Award for Outstanding Paper for his article published in the Journal of Organizational Change Management (2019). He has to date, authored or co-authored twelve journal articles and two book chapters. He has also been a guest editor for two international journals. David has delivered peer-reviewed papers at numerous national and international academic conferences. His research continues in change management, leadership, organisational culture within the non-profit sector, and student engagement in higher education. He continues to act as a peer reviewer for four rated Journals.
David has a passion for teaching using action learning methodology to maximise student engagement, having gained accreditation as an Action Learning Facilitator from Middlesex University (UK). Furthermore, as an Australian Institute of Company Directors graduate, David strives to apply good governance practice to the many non-profit organisations he has consulted, including disability service providers, arts and entertainment groups, and indigenous housing and writing groups. Presently, David holds voluntary Board membership at two non-profit organisations, one as Chair of a NSW-based disability housing service provider and one as Treasurer of a Victorian-based homelessness service co-ordinator.