Professor Philip Taylor

Professor of Management
Federation Business School

Areas of expertise

  • Ageing workforce
  • Age discrimination

Contact details

Email: Philip Taylor
Phone: 03 5122 6610
Mobile: 0400 148 714
Campus: Gippsland Campus
Social media: Philip Taylor' LinkedIn page


Philip has almost 30 years of experience as an expert researcher, policy writer and governmental and NGO advisor on workforce aging. 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. He is the 2018 Australian Association of Gerontology Glenda Powell Travelling Fellow on the topic of Working in Ageing and Working While Ageing.

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