Andrew Harwood

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Andrew Harwood

Lecture & Research Fellow

Room 403, Geography-Geology Building, Sandy Bay Campus

+61 3 6226 1553 (phone)

Teaching Responsibilities

Unit Coordination
KGA520 - Qualitative Research Methods
KGA539 - Environmental Studies Studio

Other teaching
KGA511 - Planning Theory, Process & Applications
XBR103 - Global Food Security

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Research Fields

  • Social and Cultural Geography (160403)
  • Sociology (160899)
  • Invertebrate Biology (060808)
  • Environmental Science and Management (050299)
  • Environment Policy (160507)
  • Public Policy (160510)
  • Applied Sociology, Program Evaluation and Social Impact Assessment (160801)
  • Conservation and Biodiversity (050202)

Research Impact

  • Community Service (excl. Work) (940199)
  • Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society (970116)
  • Climate Change Adaptation Measures (960301)
  • Cultural Understanding (959999)
  • Expanding Knowledge in Psychology and Cognitive Sciences (970117)
  • Control of Pests, Diseases and Exotic Species (960499)


Total publications


Journal Article

(6 outputs)
2015Booth K, Harwood A, 'Insurance as Catastrophe: A geography of house and contents insurance in bushfire-prone places', Geoforum, 69 pp. 44-52. ISSN 0016-7185 (2015) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1016/j.geoforum.2015.12.004 [eCite] [Details]

Co-authors: Booth K


2015Lyth A, Harwood A, Hobday AJ, McDonald J, 'Place influences in framing and understanding climate change adaptation challenges', Local Environment pp. 1-22. ISSN 1354-9839 (2015) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1080/13549839.2015.1015974 [eCite] [Details]

Co-authors: Lyth A; McDonald J


2013Kirkpatrick JB, Davison A, Harwood A, 'How tree professionals perceive trees and conflicts about trees in Australia's urban forests', Landscape and Urban Planning, 119 pp. 124-130. ISSN 0169-2046 (2013) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2013.07.009 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 5

Co-authors: Kirkpatrick JB; Davison A


2011Stratford E, Baldacchino G, McMahon E, Farbotko C, Harwood A, 'Envisioning the Archipelago', Island Studies Journal, 6, (2) pp. 113-130. ISSN 1715-2593 (2011) [Refereed Article]

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Citations: Scopus - 29Web of Science - 23

Co-authors: Stratford E

2002Hingston AB, Marsden-Smedley J, Driscoll DA, Corbett S, Fenton J, et al., 'Extent of invasion of Tasmanian native vegetation by the exotic bumblebee Bombus terrestris (Apoidea: Apidae)', Austral Ecology, 27, (2) pp. 162-172. ISSN 1442-9985 (2002) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1046/j.1442-9993.2002.01179.x [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 44Web of Science - 44

Co-authors: Hingston AB; Driscoll DA; Anderson R; Mowling FA; Bonham KJ; McQuillan PB; Yaxley BK; Fitzgerald N; Kirkpatrick JB; Michaels KF; Russell MJ; Emmerson L; Visoiu MH; Gates S; Desmarchelier J


2001Stratford E, Harwood A, 'Feral Travel and the Transport Field: Some Observations on the Politics of Regulating Skating in Tasmania', Urban Policy and Research, 19, (1) pp. 61-76. ISSN 0811-1146 (2001) [Refereed Article]

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Co-authors: Stratford E


(1 outputs)
2013McDonald J, Harkin J, Harwood A, Hobday A, Lyth A, et al., 'Supporting evidence-based adaptation decision-making in Tasmania: a synthesis of climate change adaptation research', National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility, Gold Coast, pp. 173. ISBN 978-1-925039-81-8 (2013) [Authored Research Book]

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Co-authors: McDonald J; Lyth A; Meinke HB

Conference Publication

(2 outputs)
2015Booth KI, Traner B, Harwood A, 'When Disaster Strikes: Why so many Australians are inadequately insured', TASA Conference presentation, 23 - 26 November, Cairns (2015) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]

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Co-authors: Booth KI; Traner B

2011Baldacchino G, Farbotko C, Harwood A, McMahon E, Stratford E, 'Keynote: Visioning the Archipelago: Settling for a new meta-geography', 2nd Island Dynamics Conference, May 2011, Malta (2011) [Keynote Presentation]

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Co-authors: Stratford E

Contract Report, Consultant's Report

(3 outputs)
2015Tranter BK, Cianchi JP, Harwood A, 'Evaluation of The Salvation Army Tasmania Doorways to Parenting Program', The Salvation Army Tasmania, Australia (2015) [Contract Report]

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Co-authors: Tranter BK; Cianchi JP

2014Tranter BK, Harwood A, 'The Salvation Army (Tasmania) Alcohol and Other Drugs Throughcare Program Evaluation (2014)', The Salvation Army Tasmania, Australia (2014) [Contract Report]

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Co-authors: Tranter BK

2011Tranter BK, Harwood A, 'Evaluation of the Salvation Army (Tasmania) Alcohol and Other Drug Rehabilitation Programs', The Salvation Army (2011) [Contract Report]

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Co-authors: Tranter BK


(1 outputs)
2011Harwood A, 'The Political Constitution of Islandness' (2011) [PhD]

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Other Public Output

(1 outputs)
2015Wallis P, Harwood A, Leith PB, Hamilton L, Bosomworth K, et al., 'Southern slopes information portal report: climate change adaptation information for natural resource planning and implementation', Southern Slopes Climate Change Adaptation Research Partnership (SCARP), Monash University, University of Tasmania, RMIT (2015) [Government or Industry Research]

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Co-authors: Leith PB; Harris R; Bridle K