Alistair Chong

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Alistair Chong

Course & Major Coordinator, Unit Coordinator, Lecturer

Hobart CBD Campuses

+61 3 6226 2815 (phone)

Alistair Chong is a Major Coordinator and Lecturer at the School of Business in the Faculty of Management.  He is interested in the fields of strategy and resilience and is currently completing a Doctorate in Organisational Resilience for State-Owned Enterprises in Tasmania


Alistair started out in industry with a stint at Deloitte and a small software company based in Hobart.  He has also worked with a number of other organisations, and NFPs, as well as previously being a competitive rower for Tasmania and Australia.  Bringing this industry knowledge to his teaching he has taught at the University of Tasmania since 2010.

Career summary


DegreeThesis TitleUniversityCountryDate of Award
MBA UTASAustralia2017


What organisational culture change elements are essential in Tasmanian State-Owned Corporations’ or Government Business Enterprises’ Strategy to transform into a High-Reliability/High-Resilience Organisation?



Administrative expertise

Previously Alistair has run a large orcharding facility which included managing up to 100 staff and dealing with issues as they arose.  He has also been a bookkeeper and EA for a small software firm.


Teaching expertise

Alistair has a passion for management, organisational behaviour and strategy, and has dedicated his DBA to looking at these areas in order to enhance his teaching expertise.

Teaching responsibility

Alistair has published a number of short works on management and strategy, and has been indexed by McGraw Hill Publishing for his works on the Tasmanian Salmon industry.