Management, Leadership and Creativity

Phd book cover We provide consulting services in arts management, arts leadership and creativity.

Dr Caust understands the relationship between management, leadership and creativity in different environments and under different cultural policies. Her doctoral thesis was on the relationship between leadership and creativity and she conceived and published two international collections of case studies in arts leadership with contributors from more than 20 countries.

Dr Caust has extensive personal experience as an arts leader and manager. She was artistic director and manager of theatre companies in Australia and in the UK and she was the artistic director of a major arts festival in New South Wales. She was a senior bureaucrat with the Australia Council and was Deputy CEO of the Department of the Arts in South Australia

As an academic Dr Caust ran the Masters program in Arts and Cultural Management at the University of South Australia. She founded and edited a professional journal in arts management.