The Pacific Employment Relations Association is a regional association of the International Employment Relations Association, iera.net.au. Its principal focus is to bring together academics, students and practitioners with a focus on teaching, researching and practising employment relations in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Rim. Its membership is open to interested academics, students and practitioners.
PERA hosts a biennially conference which brings together those interested in all aspects of employment relations, research, teaching and practice. The 2014 Conference will be held in Darwin, Northern Territory, the Mantra Hotel. Details to follow.
Theme: People, Management and Employment Issues
Keynote Speaker: TBA
International Employment Relations Association Conferences are also convened biennially.
Further details can be found at iera.net.au
PERA also publishes a journal, the Employment Relations Record. Papers for refereeing are welcome on any aspect of employment relations, not just those related to Australia, New Zealand or the Pacific Rim. Enquiries may be made to the editor, Christine O'Connor, University of Ballarat, Ballarat; firstname.lastname@example.org,