Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education), Deakin University

Beverley Oliver is Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education) at Deakin University, Australia. Recent nationally-funded projects include: Australian Learning and Teaching Council National Teaching Fellowship, Assuring Graduate Capabilities (; ALTC Good Practice Guide: Assuring Graduate Outcomes; ALTC Teaching Fellowship: Benchmarking partnerships for graduate employability and ALTC Competitive Grant: Building Course Team Capacity for Graduate Employability. Beverley has extensive experience in University-wide change leadership in teaching and learning, recognised with two ALTC Citations for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning (2008 and 2010). She publishes in a range of teaching and learning areas, including assuring graduate attributes and capabilities, employability; student, graduate and employer evaluation; curriculum renewal, mapping and analytics; ePortfolios and student ownership and use of emerging devices and Web 2.0 applications. Beverley is the Editor of the Journal of Learning and Teaching for Graduate Employability.


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    Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education), Deakin