We assist in the development of cultural policy and we advise on its impact.
Dr Caust is an international expert in cultural policy. She has an extensive network and was one of the few chosen internationally to undertake the initial review of Connect CP (the international “Who’s Who” data base of cultural policy researchers and cultural policy-makers).
As a senior public servant with the Australia Council and as Deputy CEO of the South Australian Department of Arts, Dr Caust developed and implemented cultural policy.
As an academic, Dr Caust's publications on the global economisation of culture are seen as seminal papers and she has been an invited expert on specialist panels at cultural policy conferences. Dr Caust provides regular comment in the Australian media on cultural policy.