Professor & Chair | Digital Education Champion | STEM Education Advocate | Ed Tech Industry Advisor, UNSW

My significant and innovative contributions to digital education have positively impacted millions of people around the world by meeting the challenges of scale, flexibility and personalized learning. My virtual classroom leads all Australian universities in terms of elearning rankings and metrics; and compares very favourably with the top ten universities (THES) in the world.

The quality and impact of my work on student learning has been recognized at national and international levels, through fellowships and prestigious awards for educational excellence, including diversity and inclusion.

My leadership as Associate Dean (Education) has improved the quality, recognition and transparency of teaching across the Faculty of Science, spearheading UNSW’s 2025 Strategy.

I promote education through public engagement and thought leadership at national and international levels as an expert and public figure.

I am proud to collaborate with key partners within the education industry, ensuring continuous improvement and collaborative advantage.

My discipline-based educational research profile is world-class, with outputs in leading journals. This is underpinned by my discipline research in mathematics and complemented by my emerging outputs in the broader field of education.


  • 2014–present
    Associate Dean (Education), UNSW
  • 2008–2014
    Senior Lecturer in Mathematics, UNSW
  • 2003–2008
    Lecturer in Mathematics, UNSW
  • 2002–2003
    Associate Lecturer in Mathematics, UNSW


  • 2002 
    University of Queensland, Ph.D


  • 2012
    Engineering Mathematics: YouTube Workbook, Ventus Publishing (


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