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Deborah Trevallion

Lecturer in the School of Education, University of Newcastle

Deborah has taught in secondary schools for over 20 years. She is currently the Program Coordinator for the Bachelor of Teaching-secondary Technology Education at the University of Newcastle.
Deborah has authored a number of books and study guides on Design and Technology and Is currently completing her doctorial thesis in the areas of implementing design, innovation and problem solving in technology education teacher training program's.


  • 2000–present
    Program Coordinator Bachelor of Teaching- Secondary Technology Education, The University of Newcastle


  • 1992 
    Charles Sturt University, Master of Education-Gifted Education
  • 1984 
    Newcastle College of Advanced Education, Bachelor of Education -Home Economics, Textiles and Design, Sociology

Research Areas

  • Teacher Education And Professional Development Of Educators (130313)
  • Education Assessment And Evaluation (130303)
  • Textile Technology (091012)
  • Other Technology (1099)
  • Nutrition And Dietetics (1111)
  • Design Practice And Management (1203)
  • Design Innovation (120302)