Thi Tam Duong

M.Sc (Public Policy and Management)

PhD candidate

Tam obtained her Master of Science of Public Policy and Management at Carnegie Mellon University in Australia in 2013. She has been a PhD candidate of the Northern Institute, Charles Darwin University since January 2015. Her project explores Vietnamese farmers’ perception and behaviours of biosecurity risks in the Northern Territory, South Australia, Western Australia and Victoria in Australia.  She has experience working with a wide range of stakeholders in Vietnam.

PhD Project Title

Perceptions and behaviours of Vietnamese farmers towards biosecurity risks across Vietnamese community in Australia 

Research Interests

  • Policy analysis
  • Social Biosecurity 
  • Risk Management


Dr Kerstin Zander, Principal (Northern Institute)
Dr Tom Brewer (Northern Institute)
Dr David Eagling (Plant Biosecurity CRC)



T: +61 8 8946 6131

Charles Darwin University
Darwin NT