Professor of Educational Psychology, University of Sydney

Helen is an expert in motivation research, whose projects address: declining participation in advanced sciences and mathematics especially by girls (www.stepsstudy.org), and, the engagement and wellbeing of beginning teachers (www.fitchoice.org). Her findings are based on long-term and large-scale developmental data across comparative settings.

Experience

  • 2017–present
    Professor, The University of Sydney
  • 2006–2017
    Professor, Monash University

Education

  • 2002 
    PhD, USyd

Research Areas

  • Educational Psychology (170103)