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Hannah Murphy-Gregory

Lecturer - Politics and International Relations

Room 511, Social Sciences Building, Sandy Bay Campus

+61 3 6226 7204 (phone)

+61 3 6226 2864 (fax)

Hannah.Murphy@utas.edu.au

Dr Hannah Murphy-Gregory is a lecturer in the Politics and International Relations program of the School of Social Sciences. Her research focuses on the roles and impacts of NGO campaigns on contentious social, economic, and environmental issues. Dr Murphy-Gregory’s publications comprise four books (one sole-authored, one multi-authored, and two co-edited), twelve book chapters, and five journal articles. She teaches HPP101 Introduction to Politics and Policy, HPP302 Governance, Power and Public Policy, and contributes to a range of other undergraduate and postgraduate units.

Career summary

Qualifications

DegreeTitle of ThesisUniversityCountryAwarded
PhDNGOs, Agenda-setting and the WTOUniversity of TasmaniaAustralia2009
Bachelor of Arts (First Class Honours)Fair Trade: A Privatised Approach to Political ActivismUniversity of TasmaniaAustralia2003
Bachelor of Economics and Bachelor of Arts (Combined) BEc-BA University of TasmaniaAustralia2002

Memberships

Professional practice

Australian Political Science Association

International Political Science Association (RC38 – Politics and Business)

Teaching

Governance, NGOs, environmental campaigns, public policy

Teaching expertise

Hannah has taught a broad range of political science and international relations units relating to public policy, governance, global governance, NGOs, political economy and public administration at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

Teaching responsibility

HPP101 Introduction to Politics and Policy

HPP302 Governance, Power and Public Policy

HPP413 Government and Public Administration

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Expertise

NGOs

Global Governance

Governance

Public Policy

Research Themes

Hannah's research aligns with the University's research themes of Culture and Society and Environment, Resources and Sustainability.

Hannah's latest research focuses on the governance roles of environmental NGOs in Australia and she is currently co-editing a research handbook on NGOs in Global Governance for the publisher Edward Elgar (UK). Hannah's work seeks to help explain the roles and contributions of NGOs to politics in Australia and at international organisations.

Fields of Research

  • International Relations (160607)
  • Public Policy (160510)
  • Public Administration (160509)
  • Policy and Administration (160599)
  • Political Science (160699)
  • Government and Politics of Asia and the Pacific (160606)
  • Economic Development Policy (160505)
  • Sociology (160899)
  • Environmental Politics (160605)
  • Criminology (160299)
  • Environment Policy (160507)
  • Comparative Government and Politics (160603)
  • Taxation Law (180125)
  • Australian Government and Politics (160601)

Research Objectives

  • International Organisations (940303)
  • Government and Politics (940299)
  • International Political Economy (excl. International Trade) (940304)
  • International Relations (940399)
  • Public Services Policy Advice and Analysis (940204)
  • Civics and Citizenship (940201)
  • Social Ethics (950407)
  • Justice and the Law (940499)
  • Taxation (910110)
  • Management of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Electricity Generation (859802)
  • Political Systems (940203)
  • Climate Change Mitigation Strategies (960302)
  • International Agreements on Trade (910301)
  • Economic Incentives for Environmental Protection (960601)

Publications

Total publications

23

Highlighted publications

(8 outputs)
YearTypeCitationAltmetrics
2018Journal ArticleMurphy-Gregory H, 'Governance via persuasion: environmental NGOs and the social licence to operate', Environmental Politics, 27, (2) pp. 320-340. ISSN 0964-4016 (2018) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1080/09644016.2017.1373429 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Web of Science - 1

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2015Conference PublicationMurphy-Gregory HL, Gale F, 'The Practice of Private Governance: Precedents from Other Policy Arenas', International Public Policy Conference, 1-4 July 2015, Millan, pp. 1-24. (2015) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]

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Co-authors: Gale F

2014BookLang A, Murphy HL, 'Business and Sustainability', Springer, Switzerland, pp. 192. ISBN 978-3-319-07238-8 (2014) [Edited Book]

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-07239-5-1 [eCite] [Details]

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2013Journal ArticleMurphy HL, 'The World Bank and core labour standards: Between flexibility and regulation', Review of International Political Economy, 21, (2) pp. 399-431. ISSN 0969-2290 (2013) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1080/09692290.2013.779591 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 3Web of Science - 2

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2013Journal ArticleMurphy HL, Kellow AJ, 'Forum shopping in global governance: understanding states, business and NGOs in multiple arenas', Global Policy, 4, (2) pp. 139-149. ISSN 1758-5880 (2013) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1111/j.1758-5899.2012.00195.x [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 17Web of Science - 15

Co-authors: Kellow AJ

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2012Journal ArticleMurphy H, 'Rethinking the roles of non-governmental organisations at the World Trade Organization', Australian Journal of International Affairs, 66, (4) pp. 468-485. ISSN 1035-7718 (2012) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1080/10357718.2012.686580 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 5Web of Science - 5

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2010BookMurphy H, 'The Making of International Trade Policy: NGOs, Agenda-Setting and the WTO', Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Massachusetts, USA, pp. 222. ISBN 978 1 84980018 1 (2010) [Authored Research Book]

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2007Journal ArticleHe B, Murphy HL, 'Global social justice at the WTO? The role of NGOs in constructing global social contracts', International Affairs, 83, (4) pp. 707-727. ISSN 0020-5850 (2007) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-2346.2007.00648.x [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 21Web of Science - 14

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Journal Article

(5 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2018Murphy-Gregory H, 'Governance via persuasion: environmental NGOs and the social licence to operate', Environmental Politics, 27, (2) pp. 320-340. ISSN 0964-4016 (2018) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1080/09644016.2017.1373429 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Web of Science - 1

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2013Murphy HL, 'The World Bank and core labour standards: Between flexibility and regulation', Review of International Political Economy, 21, (2) pp. 399-431. ISSN 0969-2290 (2013) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1080/09692290.2013.779591 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 3Web of Science - 2

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2013Murphy HL, Kellow AJ, 'Forum shopping in global governance: understanding states, business and NGOs in multiple arenas', Global Policy, 4, (2) pp. 139-149. ISSN 1758-5880 (2013) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1111/j.1758-5899.2012.00195.x [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 17Web of Science - 15

Co-authors: Kellow AJ

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2012Murphy H, 'Rethinking the roles of non-governmental organisations at the World Trade Organization', Australian Journal of International Affairs, 66, (4) pp. 468-485. ISSN 1035-7718 (2012) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1080/10357718.2012.686580 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 5Web of Science - 5

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2007He B, Murphy HL, 'Global social justice at the WTO? The role of NGOs in constructing global social contracts', International Affairs, 83, (4) pp. 707-727. ISSN 0020-5850 (2007) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-2346.2007.00648.x [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 21Web of Science - 14

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Book

(2 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2014Lang A, Murphy HL, 'Business and Sustainability', Springer, Switzerland, pp. 192. ISBN 978-3-319-07238-8 (2014) [Edited Book]

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-07239-5-1 [eCite] [Details]

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2010Murphy H, 'The Making of International Trade Policy: NGOs, Agenda-Setting and the WTO', Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Massachusetts, USA, pp. 222. ISBN 978 1 84980018 1 (2010) [Authored Research Book]

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Chapter in Book

(8 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2018Gale F, Murphy-Gregory H, 'Global Private Governance Legitimacy: Lessons from Fair Trade and Forestry for Fair Tax Mark', Paying a Fair Share: Activism, Business and Tax Justice, Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., R Eccleston and A Elbra (ed), Cheltenham, UK (In Press) [Research Book Chapter]

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Co-authors: Gale F

2018Murphy-Gregory H, 'Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs)', Understanding Global Politics: Actors and Themes in International Affairs, Routledge, K Larres and R Wittlinger (ed), London ISBN 978-1138682276 (In Press) [Research Book Chapter]

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2017Murphy-Gregory H, He B, 'Global social justice at the WTO?', In search of a people-centred order in Asia, World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd, B He (ed), Singapore, pp. 237-263. ISBN 978-981-3109-76-6 (2017) [Research Book Chapter]

DOI: 10.1142/9789813109773_0009 [eCite] [Details]

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2016Murphy-Gregory H, Kellow A, 'Forum Shopping and Global Governance', Rethinking International Institution: Diplomacy and Impact on Emerging World Order, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung and Clingendael: Netherlands Institute of International Relations, W Hofmeister and J Melissen (ed), The Netherlands, pp. 39-52. ISBN 978-9813109148 (2016) [Research Book Chapter]

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Co-authors: Kellow A

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2014Lang A, Murphy H, 'Business and Sustainability: An Introduction', Business and Sustainability: Between Government Pressure and Self-Regulation, Springer, Lang, A and Murphy H (ed), Switzerland, pp. 3-19. ISBN 9783319072388 (2014) [Research Book Chapter]

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-07239-5_1 [eCite] [Details]

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2013He B, Murphy HL, 'Global social justice at the WTO? The roles of NGOs in constructing global social contracts', Research Handbook on Global Justice and International Economic Law, Edward Elgar Publishing, John Linarelli (ed), United States, pp. 222-250. ISBN 9781782549055 (2013) [Research Book Chapter]

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2010Kellow A, Murphy H, 'Democratic accountability in global governance: business and civil society in multiple arenas', The challenges of global business authority: democratic renewal, stalemate or decay?,, SUNY Press, T Porter and K Ronit (ed), Albany, New York, pp. 227-256. ISBN 978-1-4384-3157-4 (2010) [Research Book Chapter]

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Co-authors: Kellow A

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2007He B, Murphy HL, 'Contesting 'globalisation from above': International non-governmental organisations and the prospects for global social contract', Civil society, religion and global governance: paradigms of power and persuasion, Routledge, H James (ed), Oxon, pp. 241-276. ISBN 0-415-42014-8 (2007) [Research Book Chapter]

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Review

(1 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2015Murphy-Gregory HL, 'Australian Journal of International Affairs of Rorden Wilkinson, 2014, What's Wrong with the WTO and how to Fix it'', Polity Press, (30 NOv) (2015) [Review Single Work]

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Conference Publication

(6 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2016Murphy-Gregory H, 'Governance via persuasion: ENGOs, social licence and Australian environmental policymaking', Australian Political Studies Association Conference, 26-28 September, Sydney (2016) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]

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2015Murphy-Gregory HL, Gale F, 'The Practice of Private Governance: Precedents from Other Policy Arenas', International Public Policy Conference, 1-4 July 2015, Millan, pp. 1-24. (2015) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]

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Co-authors: Gale F

2015Murphy-Gregory HL, Kellow AJ, 'Forum Shopping and Global Governance', Asia-Europe Think Tanks' Dialogue: 'Rethinking International Institutions, Diplomacy and Impact on Emerging World Order, 10-11 September 2015, The Hague, pp. 1-18. (2015) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]

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Co-authors: Kellow AJ

2011Murphy HL, 'The Global Governance of Core Labour Standards: Policy Transfer and regime Complexity', Proceedings of the Australasian Political Studies Association Conference, 26-28 September 2011, Canberra, pp. 1-12. (2011) [Non Refereed Conference Paper]

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2010Murphy HL, Kellow AJ, Sussex MA, 'Norms, Interests and NGOs in the International System', Australian Political Studies Association Conference 2010: Connected Globe Conflicting Worlds, 26-29 September 2010, University of Melbourne EJ ISBN 978-0-646-54270-6 (2010) [Refereed Conference Paper]

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Co-authors: Kellow AJ; Sussex MA

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2007Murphy HL, 'NGOs, Agenda-Setting and the WTO', Proceedings of the Australasian Political Studies Association Conference, 24-26 September 2007, Melbourne, Victoria EJ (2007) [Refereed Conference Paper]

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Thesis

(1 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2009Murphy HL, 'NGOs, Agenda-setting and the WTO' (2009) [PhD]

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Grants & Funding

Funding Summary

Number of grants

3

Total funding

$16,167

Projects

Taxing Campaigns: A Comparative Study Study of Global Civil Society Activism Targeting Tax Avoidance by High Net Worth Individuals and Multinational Corporations (2017)$8,505
Description
This project scopes the campaigning strategies employed by Australian civil society organisations to contest corporate tax avoidance practices.
Funding
University of Tasmania ($8,505)
Scheme
Grant-CAL Hothouse Research Enhancement Program
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Murphy-Gregory HL; Gale F; Eccleston RG
Year
2017
2009 R1 - 2009 World Congress of Political Science (2009)$1,487
Funding
University of Tasmania ($1,487)
Scheme
Grant-Conference Support Scheme
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Murphy-Gregory HL
Year
2009
Forum Shopping and Regime Complexity: The International Trade Union Movement and the Campaign for Core Labour Standards (2009)$6,175
Funding
University of Tasmania ($6,175)
Scheme
Grant-New Appointees Research Grant Scheme (NARGS)
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Murphy-Gregory HL
Year
2009

Research Supervision

Current

3

Completed

1

Current

DegreeTitleCommenced
MastersThe Rise of Economic Liberalism in Australia: The Case of Automotive Manufacturing2016
PhDStrange Agents: Art, faith & activism in postmodernity2017
PhDModels of Long Term Regional Development: The Effects of Collaboration and Consultation on Long- Term Economic Outcomes2018

Completed

DegreeTitleCompleted
PhDPost-disaster Royal Commissions: Lesson-learning and the implementation of recommendations
Candidate: Heath Andrew Whiley
2017