Leslie Cannold: Writer, Commentator, Ethicist, Researcher

Leslie Cannold

Dr Leslie Cannold is an ethicist, researcher, educator, author and public presenter.

Leslie delivers Keynotes, Panel Facilitation and Workshops for business, government, the education sector and NGO leaders and staff on gender equity, inspirational leadership and respectful relationships.

Leslie is a regular on ABC TV’s Moral Compass with Geraldine Doogue and occasional columnist for The Age. Leslie chairs the Ethics Review Committee of Marie Stopes International and sits on the Victorian Board of the Nurses and Midwifery Board of Australia and Victoria’s Mental Health Tribunal.

Leslie’s positive contributions to public life have been acknowledged through awards for Australian Humanist of the Year, an EVA award for gender-sensitive reporting and multiple notices as one of Australia’s most influential public intellectuals and women.

She has gongs for best science tweeting and for responsible mainstream media reporting on violence against women.

Leslie’s third book, The Book of Rachael, is a fictional meditation on gender and justice in the ancient world. In a second-printing in Oz, it debuted in the US & UK in 2013 and 2014. She is currently working on her next book, a novel about love trust and betrayal set in contemporary times, at the Abbottsford Convent.

An Adjunct Associate Professor at the Department of International Business and Asian Studies at Griffith University, Leslie is a trained mediator, an experienced health regulator & risk manager and Founding Faculty at the Melbourne School of Life.

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Email: leslie@cannold.com Mobile: 0417 114 859 Fax: +61 3 9348 2015 - PO Box 1337, St Kilda South VIC 3182 Australia