Will is the chair in Social Performance in the Centre for Coal Seam Gas. His current focus is a project cultivating the ability in stakeholders to collaborate in identifying salient and credible indicators of cumulative socioeconomic impacts of coal seam gas developments in Queensland’s Western Downs region.

For the past 25 years, Will has completed research and consulted on organisational change processes in the resources industry, other industries, and government. He has also conducted ethnographic research and experimentation toward improving communication between technical and nontechnical people.

Will is based in the University of Queensland’s Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining (CSRM).