Senior Research Fellow, Curtin University

Tim Pitman is a senior lecturer at Curtin University in the Faculty of Humanities and is also a senior research fellow with the National Centre for Student Equity in Higher Education, also at Curtin University. He has worked in the Australian higher education sector since 1996 and his PhD in Education was completed at The University of Western Australia in 2012. His research focus is on higher education policy, with a particular focus on increasing the representation of disadvantaged students.


  • –present
    Researcher in higher education policy, University of Western Australia


  • 2012 
    The University of Western Australia, PhD Education

Research Areas

  • Higher Education (130103)
  • Continuing And Community Education (130101)
  • Education Policy (160506)