Dr Jananie William

BActSt (Hons) BCom FIAA PhD
Senior Lecturer
College of Business& Economics

Research interests

Public health (specialises in women's health), public policy and human services. Current projects focus on the gender pay gap, health system costs of women who experience domestic violence and income contingent loans for women who experience domestic violence. 

Biography

Dr Jananie William is a Senior Lecturer in Actuarial Studies and Advisor to The Social Outcomes Lab. She has over 15 years of experience in both traditional and non-traditional areas of actuarial practice through industry and academic roles. Her previous roles were in senior leadership for general insurance pricing and as a consultant for general insurance reserving. She has transferred this expertise to her current roles as she implements modern actuarial methods in non-traditional areas of actuarial work.  

Jananie's research interests are in public health, public policy and human services with a focus on women's issues. Her current research projects include costing studies in maternal health, the lifetime health costs of women who experience domestic violence and gender disparities in retirement outcomes. She also teaches advanced actuarial courses including the Actuarial Control Cycle 2 and Advanced General Insurance. Her teaching excellence was recognised through the CBE Award for Teaching Excellence (Early Career) in 2018 and the Vice Chancellor's Award for Teaching Excellence (Early Career) in 2019. Prior to joining the university, Jananie worked in actuarial roles in the general insurance and investment advisory industry in Australia and the UK.

Researcher's projects

Maternal health system costs of women who experience adverse birth outcomes

Health system costs of women who experience domestic violence

Income contingent loans for women who experience domestic violence

Gender pay gap reporting

Projects and Grants

Grants information is drawn from ARIES. To add or update Projects or Grants information please contact your College Research Office.

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Updated:  22 September 2021 / Responsible Officer:  Director (Research Services Division) / Page Contact:  Researchers