Educational Designer, Monash University

Thao Vu is an educational designer and educational researcher at the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Monash University. Thao is also a PhD student at the Melbourne Centre for the Study of Higher Education, the University of Melbourne. Thao’s research interests include Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, Academic Profession and International Higher Education. Her professional experience involves teaching, educational design, educational research and delivering professional development to academic staff. Thao has received Teaching Excellence Awards from Vietnam National University, Hanoi, and the Vice Chancellor Teaching Excellence Award (Priority area) with her team at Monash University.


  • 2018–present
    Educational Designer, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Monash University


  • 2014
    Higher education in Vietnam: Flexibility, mobility and practicality in the global knowledge economy, Co-authored book
  • 2014
    Policy Borrowing, Co-authored book chapter