Professor George Kailis
B Juris, LL.B (Hons), MBA, PhD.
Phone: 9433 0960
George is Professor of Management and Law at the School of Business of the University of Notre Dame Australia. Special interests are held in the areas of natural resource policy and law and fisheries management. George is also Executive Chair of the M.G. Kailis Group, one of Australia’s largest fishing and marine businesses.
Professor Kailis has had extensive industry, government and community experience at both a national and international level. George was recognised by the World Economic Forum as a Global Leader for Tomorrow in 1998. He has served on various boards and in advisory roles including on Yale University’s Center for Environmental Policy and Law and as Chair of CSIRO’s Wealth From Oceans project. Current positions held include as a Director of the Commonwealth Fisheries Association and a Member of the Advisory Board of the Australian National Centre for Oceans and Resource Security. In 2017 he was an invited speaker at the Economist’s World Ocean Summit.
Strategy, International Business, Business Law
Research expertise and supervision
Strategy, Marine Resource Management, Law and Policy
Journal articles and proceedings