Professor Abby Cathcart is Head of the QUT Academy of Learning and Teaching and a Professor of Management in QUT Business School. She is a Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. Prior to becoming an academic at QUT, Abby worked in management roles in the UK and as the Director of Postgraduate Programmes at Sunderland University Business School. Abby’s research encompasses two distinct areas. The first is on employee involvement, engagement and voice, incorporating flexible work and employee silence. The second area stems from the scholarship of teaching and incorporates research on assessment, intercultural communication, student engagement and early career academic voice.