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Dr Jess Co currently works as a lecturer in the Department of Management at the Monash Business School.

Jess has more than 25 years of university teaching experience specialising in management, entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation across universities in Australia (University of Southern Queensland), the UK (University of Reading, Oxford Brookes University and University of Greenwich), South Africa (University of KwaZulu-Natal), Sweden (Vaxjo University, now Linnaeus University) and the Philippines (De La Salle University).  

Before joining the Department of Management, she worked as an educational designer with the Monash Business School's Teaching and Learning Team.  She brings years of experience in curriculum and materials development and has taught in face to face, blended and fully online modes.

She is also a fellow of the Higher Education Academy. 

Research interests

entrepreneurship education

ethnic, youth, immigrant and social entrepreneurship

use of technology in education


Note: Jess publishes under her maiden name - Dr Mary Jesselyn Co.

Monash teaching commitment

MGC1010 - Introduction to Management

MGB3684 - Business Strategy

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure

Research area keywords

  • entrepreneurship

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