Dr Quentin Beresford has had a diverse career in teaching, the public service and journalism. He has lectured in politics and public policy at Edith Cowan University since 1993. Before taking up his teaching position, Dr Beresford was a senior policy officer in the Western Australian office of the Department of Premier and Cabinet. As the former editor of Youth Studies he has had long-standing interests in youth policy and juvenile crime. Dr Beresford is the author of several books and a number of journal articles dealing with diverse aspects of social policy and electoral politics.
Western Australian Premier’s Book Award (Winner 1999)Book Quentin Beresford