Dr Barry Partridge is Research Director at Decision Processing Pty Ltd, a business established in 2010 to commercialise research into Australian Managers’ decision making which now operates with clients internationally. He is a Director of The Training Company Pty Ltd and Workplace Images and holds the post of Adjunct Professor at Torrens University Australia where he acts as postgraduate lecturer in economics, decision sciences and innovation on the TUA, Sydney MBA program.
He is an Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Wollongong where his research and supervision of Honours, master’s and PhD students in the School of Psychology have led to the development of unique approaches to understanding and working with automaticity in managers’ decision making. His long-term interest is in helping managers deal with large-scale, complex data in building critical thinking into their judgments and flexibility in decision making when working with teams and virtual workplaces. Barry also specialises in Positive Ageing and intergenerational management in the workplace.