Mr Damien Mills

Position/s:Development Manager
Flinders Business School
Flinders Business School
Phone: +61 8 82012195
Location: Law Commerce (3.14)
Postal address: GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia


Damien brings a business focus to the Flinders Business School.  He has taught at Flinders since 2002 and has been involved in businesses of various sorts for 25 years.  This business acumen is now being applied to the School itself through his development role.  His current focus is the development of opportunities for combining the theory of business with experiences in business.  He teaches Managment and Cost Accounting at Masters level and is developing the School internship program through the Graduate Certificate of Professional Studires (Business).


Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Adelaide University, 1992
Bachelor of Accounting, Flinders University, 2004
Certificate of Basic Trade, (Painting and Decorating)
Restricted Builders Licence
Building Works Supervisors Licence
Certificates in Advanced Microsoft Excel and Power Point, Welding, SCUBA, First Aid and Computing


Topic Coordinator:

  • BUSN9105  Management and Cost Accounting

Research and supervision


Refereed journal articles
  • Macleod, C., Sweet, L.P., Cavaye, A., Fanning, C., Mills, D. and Oliphant, K. (2011). Learning and leading: An innovative approach towards maximising the effectiveness of work-integrated learning at Flinders University. ergo: The Journal of the Education Research Group of Adelaide, 2(2) pp. 27-35. [Link]
Conference publications
  • Fanning, C.T., Macleod, C.A.L., Cavaye, A.L.M., Mills, D.A., Oliphant, J. and Sweet, L.P. (2010). Learning and Leading; An innovative approach towards maximising the effectiveness of work integrated learning. In 5th ERGA conference: The Changing Face of Education. Adelaide: Education Research Group of Adelaide. 5th ERGA Conference. Adelaide. Sep 2010.

inspiring achievement