- Peter Westoby
University of Queensland
PETER WESTOBY, PhD, is a Senior Lecturer in Community Development at The University of Queensland, Australia, and a Research Fellow at the Centre for Development Support, University of Free State, South Africa. He is also a Director of the Community Praxis Co-operative. With over 25 years of experience in youth, community, and organizational development in various settings, such as Australia, South Africa, Vanuatu,
the Philippines, and Papua New Guinea, Dr. Westoby has research interests including the interface between dialogue theory, community development, community-based education, and theory and practice. A recent publication co-authored with Gerard Dowling is Theory and Practice of Dialogical Community Development: International Perspectives, published by Routledge in 2013.