Dr Hal Swerissen


Dr Hal Swerissen is Principal of Insite Consulting. He is Emeritus Professor of Public Health at La Trobe University and Deputy Board Chair of the Bendigo Kangan Institute. Hal has an extensive and distinguished record of achievement in executive leadership and health research and analysis. He has held senior executive positions as Pro Vice Chancellor (Regional) and Executive Dean of Health Sciences at La Trobe University. He has been a fellow at the Grattan Institute and a senior advisor to Commonwealth and State governments. He has conducted a range of consultancy assignments, and policy and research studies and inquiries. He has published more than 100 academic papers and research reports. He regularly contributes to public discussion on health, aged care and human services in the media. He consults with industry and government on health, human services and tertiary education.


Doctorate in Business Administration, University of Bath

Master in Applied Psychology (Clinical and Educational), Murdoch University

Bachelor of Arts (Honours), Murdoch University

Graduate Diploma Occupational Psychology, Curtin University

Bachelor of Applied Science, Curtin University