Podcast

Podcast

Pilbara Insights: The Podcast

The first dedicated audio series to support Higher Education Leaders

in their Academic Resource Management decisions.

S01E01 – Academic Resource Management

In our very first episode of Pilbara Insights, we will explore the subject of Academic Resource Management. Why it is essential to today’s universities and colleges and what crucial information you may be missing to lead your institution towards a sustainable future.

With special guest Professor William F. Massy.

S01E02 – Program Review and Optimization

In episode two of Pilbara Insights, we will explore the subject of Program Review and Optimization. Discuss the balance of mission and economy in program review for strategic leadership decisions. And uncover how leading higher education institutions use modelling to expose program blind spots and optimise program review at a campus, course and credential level.

With special guest Professor William F. Massy.

S01E03 – Budgeting and Planning

In episode three of Pilbara Insights, we will explore two main types of budgeting, incremental budgeting and responsibility centred management, the advantages and disadvantages of each type their relationship with strategic planning which type tends to work better in a downturn and the importance of scenario modelling.

With special guest Chris Grange.

S01E04 – Research

In episode four of Pilbara Insights, we will explore research and research management, what some of the challenges are in managing university research portfolios, various ways research is funded, in particular, subsidisation from teaching income, and various ways research performance is measured.

With special guest Professor Alan Pettigrew.