• Behaviour change PhD scholarships at Monash

    Posted by BIU on Thursday September 14th, 2017

    Monash University are offering 18 new PhD scholarships in behaviour change, working with government. Applications close 12 October 2017.

  • Community of Practice: Applying BI to organisations

    Posted by BIU Team on Monday September 4th, 2017

    Attempts to change organisations are often not successful. But applying BI techniques can help increase the likelihood of success. At our most recent Community of Practice event, we drew from our experience applying BI to organisations in NSW and shared these learnings with attendees from NSW government.

  • DPC is hiring!

    Posted by Cindy Wiryakusuma on Wednesday August 30th, 2017

    DPC is hiring! The Department of Premier and Cabinet (DPC), where the Behavioural Insights Unit (BIU) is based, is recruiting for a talent pool.

  • Using economic experiments in behavioural insights

    Posted by Danielle Merrett and Sam Miller on Wednesday August 9th, 2017

    Economic experiments are not just for economists or financial types. They can help us explore behaviour change ideas and test how people react to our ideas in a quick and meaningful way. 

  • BX 2017

    Posted by on Wednesday July 19th, 2017

    Recently BIU attended Behavioural Exchange, an annual conference that shares examples of BI from around the world. This year over 400 people from government, academia and the private sector attended BX2017 in Singapore. These are some of our highlights from the conference.