|Dr. JO CAUST is formerly Associate Professor in Arts and Cultural Management at the University of South Australia. As an academic from 1997 to 2011, Jo led the post-graduate program in Arts and Cultural Management at the University of South Australia. She initiated the online delivery of the Graduate Diploma in Management (Arts) and developed it to be the largest in the Asia-Pacific region. During this time she published more than 50 papers and articles worldwide and she established the Asia Pacific Journal of Arts Management to provide publishing opportunities for researchers in the region.
Jo is an acknowledged manager and leader, and has been a member of several boards in the arts, including the South Australian Arts Industry Council, the South Australian Film Corporation and the International Association of Art Administration Educators (AAAE). Currently Jo holds an honorary position as Principal Fellow at the University of Melbourne, Australia.