Professor of Science and Environmental Education, RMIT University

B.Sc(Ed) University of Melbourne 1973
M.Ed University of Melbourne 1981
Fellow of the Australian Association of Environmental Education (FAAEE)
Chair, King and Amy O'Malley Trust Scholarship Advisory Committee

Experience

  • 2019–present
    Professor, RMIT University
  • 2015–present
    Professor Emerita Science and Environmental Education , RMIT University
  • 2015–2018
    Adjunct Professor, Monash University
  • 2005–2013
    Professor and Head of School of Education, RMIT University
  • 2002–2005
    Associate Professor, Deakin University
  • 1996–2001
    Senior Lecturer, Deakin University
  • 1990–1995
    Lecturer, Deakin University

Education

  • 1995 
    Deakin University, PhD Environmental Education
  • 1981 
    University of Melbourne, M.Ed Environmental Education
  • 1973 
    University of Melbourne, B.Sc(Ed) Science Education

Grants and Contracts

  • 2009
    Developing Effective School Community Learning Partnerships for Sustainability Project
    Role:
    Chief Investigator
    Funding Source:
    ARC Linkage
  • 2008
    Youth-led Learning: Local Connections and Global Citizenship Project
    Role:
    Chief Investigator
    Funding Source:
    ARC Linkage
  • 2003
    Improving Middle Years Mathematics and Science Project
    Role:
    Chief Investigator
    Funding Source:
    ARC Linkage

Professional Memberships

  • Australian Association for Environmental Education
  • Australian Association for Research in Education
  • American Educational Research Association

Research Areas

  • Curriculum And Pedagogy (1302)
  • Specialist Studies In Education (1303)