Matt Winslade is the Sub-Dean, Workplace Learning for the Faculty of Arts and Education and a Senior Lecturer in the HPE curriculum. Matt has a strong educational background with over twenty years of teaching experience in the HPE field. Prior to moving into the tertiary sector he was both a Head Teacher in the state system and a Director of Sport in the Association of Independent schools. Matt has been awarded an Australian Council of Deans of Education award through the Australian Association for Research in Education and has received a citation for outstanding contribution to student learning. Matt's doctoral research examined the changing nature of Health and Physical Education in Australian schools. His current research activities include evaluating school and university based health and physical activity programs and the development of inter-cultural competency in pre-service teachers.