Catherine P Killen

University of Technology, Sydney

Catherine Killen is the Program Head for Innovation in the School of Systems, Management and Leadership at the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS). She has a PhD in Management from the Macquarie Graduate School of Management; a Masters of Engineering Management (MEM) from UTS; and Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from the University of Virginia, USA. Catherine's PhD research focused on project portfolio management capabilities for product innovation. Over the past five years, Catherine has conducted PPM research with dozens of organisations in a wide variety of service and manufacturing industries giving her a broad understanding of current PPM challenges. She is a Core Researcher at the centre for management and organisation studies (CMOS) at UTS and is currently extending her PhD research to focus on the management of project interdependencies within a project portfolio. In addition, Catherine develops and teaches courses on the management of technology and innovation.