Professor Russell Smyth
Deputy Dean, Academic Resourcing
Russell has held a range of leadership roles in the economics discipline over many years, while his widely cited research spans a broad range of topics in applied microeconomics.
Russell has taught units in the economics discipline at Monash at all levels from first year to MBA, consistently receiving excellent teaching evaluations, and has jointly supervised 20 PhD completions.
Russell’s research has attracted considerable external research funding and has been published extensively in leading journals. He is the recipient of a number of awards including the Honorary Fellow Award of the Economic Society of Australia in 2008 and the Faculty of Business and Economics Dean’s Award for Excellence in Research in 2010.