Professor Philip Taylor

Ageing Workforce Specialist

Philip Taylor has almost 30 years of experience as an expert researcher, policy writer and governmental and NGO advisor on workforce ageing. His interests include individual orientations to work and retirement, employer behaviour towards older workers and international developments in public policy aimed at extending working life. These years of professional endeavour, which embrace diverse academic and community settings, have been carried out in a broad, high-level, international context. He has led, and been an active senior member of, international teams investigating, consulting and collaborating in the field and has taken a leading role in designing and implementing intelligent policy and program solutions. He is frequently invited to address major national and international conferences, maintains membership of national and international committees and has a current, leading role in Australian and international research groups.