The Queensland Government has announced the appointment of Dr Linda Colley as Special Commissioner Equity and Diversity, Public Service Commission.
Prior to her appointment as Special Commissioner, Dr Colley (pictured) was an Associate Professor of Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations and Leader of the Work and Employment Research Group at the School of Business and Law, at CQUniversity.
Her research interests include gender and public sector management, and she has conducted research projects with all Australian public service jurisdictions.
Dr Colley is Chair of the Work Health and Safety Board, and worked in employment policy and practice during her previous career in the public sector.
Dr Colley holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) and a Doctor of Philosophy from Griffith University.