Peter McIlveen is Associate Professor in the Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts, University of Southern Queensland. He is a psychologist and member of the APS College of Counselling Psychologists. Professor McIlveen teaches and researches educational and counselling psychology topics, including career counselling, career development learning and adult learning, and the construction of professional identity. He currently serves on the national executive committee of the Career Development Association of Australia. He has also served on the Career Industry Council of Australia as vice-president and was president of the National Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Services. Professor McIlveen has created many career development tools based on a constructivist approach, including the Career Futures Inventory (short-form), My Career Chapter, and Career Systems Interview. Professor McIlveen is editor of the Australian Journal of Career Development and serves on the editorial boards of other journals, including the Journal of Vocational Behaviour and Australian Psychologist.