DR Sue Olney

DR Sue Olney


  • Public Administration (outsourcing human services)
  • Public Policy (welfare to work)



  • Dr Sue Olney has worked in the Victorian Government Departments of Education and Training, Planning and Community Development, Human Services and Health, at the University of Melbourne, and for Jesuit Social Services. She has been involved in numerous cross-government and cross-sector initiatives, committees and working groups to promote access and equity in education, training and employment in Australia as well as related research. She holds a PhD in Public Policy from the University of Melbourne and she is currently working in the Melbourne Social Equity Institute and the Melbourne School of Government.   


Education and training

  • PhD, University of Melbourne 2016
  • MPPM, University of Melbourne 2009
  • BEd&Tr, University of Melbourne 2002