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About Justin B. Craig

BBus BPsych(Hons) MCouns PhD
Dr Craig is the Co-Director of the Australian Centre for Family Business (ACFB) at Bond University in Australia where he is also an Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship and Family Business. His PhD in Behavioural Science, Masters Degree in Counselling and Psychology Honours Degree all explored challenges faced by individuals involved in either a current or future ownership capacity in a family-controlled business. His subsequent family business and entrepreneurship research, which has examined a wide range of topics including individual valued outcomes that drive behaviour, transgenerational entrepreneurship, strategy, innovation, governance, public policy, branding, and managerial attitudes towards the natural environment, has appeared in leading international academic journals. He leads the entrepreneurship and family business group of scholars and instructors at Bond University and teaches subjects at undergraduate and graduate levels. Dr Craig has also jointly developed Bond University’s Executive MBA in Family Business and is engaged with the family business practitioner community through his work with Family Business Australia (FBA), where he has jointly developed and delivers the FBA Family Business Directors’ Course and the Strategic Planning for Family Business Leaders Course. Dr Craig serves as an Associate Editor of the leading family business journal, Family Business Review (FBR), and on the editorial board of the Journal of Family Business Strategy (JFBS) and Journal of Management and Organizations (JMO) as well as on the global board of the Successful Transgenerational Entrepreneurship Practices (STEP) international research project. He works with the family business advisor community, primarily BDO and KPMG, in various research and skills development capacities in Australia and New Zealand. Dr Craig restricts his consulting activity to working with a select group of family businesses in the ACFB Learning Community initiative.


Present Co-Director Australian Centre for Family Business and Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship and Family Business, Bond University
Present Associate Professor, Bond University

Curriculum Vitae

Honors and Awards

  • Dean's Excellence in Teaching Award 1999, 2001, 2002

Contact Information

Justin B. Craig
Co-Director Australian Centre for Family Business
Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship and Family Business
Bond University
Faculty of Business, Bond University QLD 4229 Australia
PHONE: 7 5595 1161


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