Jennifer Radbourne: Emeritus Professor
  • Last updated:
  • 24 May 2019

Emeritus Professor Jennifer Radbourne has extensive experience in performing arts and academia.  

Background and experience

  • Researched and published internationally in the areas of arts audiences, arts marketing, arts fundraising and business development in the arts. 
  • Developed Queensland’s first Graduate Diploma in Arts Administration at QUT in the 1990s.
  • Presented papers at arts management and cultural policy conferences in North America, Europe, the UK, and Asia. 
  • Former member of the Scientific Committee of the International Association of Arts and Cultural Management (AIMAC). 
  • Published three books on arts management, the latest book in 2015 by Melbourne University Press, Philanthropy and the Arts.
  • Provided consultancy in arts governance, arts marketing and strategic marketing to arts organisations in Australia and overseas, and to local and state governments. 
  • Graduate of the AICD and a former member of the Sunshine Coast AICD Committee. 
  • Previous Board experience with APACA, QPAC, Qld Ballet, Qld Arts Council and Australian Institute of Arts Management.    

Current board memberships 

  • Sunshine Coast Grammar School Council 
  • PMSA (Presbyterian and Methodist Schools Association) Board
  • Chair Sunshine Coast Arts Foundation Ltd