Staff profiles


Adjunct Professor Thomas Alegounarias Adjunct Professor, Active Member of the Dean's Advisory Board
Syedda Ali Finance Officer
Nathan Allan Facilities Manager/Timetable Coordinator
Associate Professor Tim Allender History Curriculum Coordinator, Associate Professor, History of Education, History Curriculum, Affiliate, History Department, Faculty of Arts
Associate Professor Judy Anderson Associate Professor, Mathematics Education, Curriculum Coordinator, Secondary Mathematics
Professor Michael Anderson Professor of Education
Emeritus Professor Derrick Armstrong Emeritus Professor
Professor Roslyn Arnold Honorary Professor
Dr David Ashe Honorary Research Fellow


Associate Professor Nigel Bagnall Associate Professor, Comparative Education
Professor Donna Baines Professor and Chair of Social Work, Convenor of Social Work and Policy Studies
Honorary Associate Professor Simon Barrie Honorary Associate Professor
Dr Amanda Bell Honorary Lecturer
John Bell AM OBE Adjunct Professor
Dr Cate Blanchett Honorary Associate
Associate Professor Dianne Bloomfield Honorary Associate Professor
Associate Professor Janette Bobis Pro Dean Research
Dr Michelle Bonati Associate Lecturer in Special and Inclusive Education
Belinda Bonham Web Content Coordinator
Dr Dorothy Bottrell Honorary Senior Lecturer
Associate Professor Angela Brew Honorary Associate Professor
Dr Jennifer Broadbent Honorary Associate
Adjunct Professor Paul Brock AM FACE FACEL Adjunct Professor
Cheryl Brown Manager - Professional Experiences
Dr Patrick Brownlee Research Affiliate, Research Manager
Dr Nikki Brunker Lecturer, Primary Curriculum Studies
Dr Catherine Burgess Lecturer in Education and Aboriginal Studies Curriculum Methods
Professor Anne Burns Honorary Professor
Dr Kellie Burns Senior Lecturer, Health Education and Professional Practice, Research Progress Manager – Division of Doctoral Studies
Felicity Bywater Professional Experience Coordinator - Early Childhood


Dr Jon Callow Senior Lecturer, English Education K–6, undergraduate and graduate-entry programs, Program Director, MTeach(Primary)
Associate Professor Craig Campbell Honorary Associate Professor, History of Education
Dr Victoria Campbell Lecturer
Rae Carlson Lecturer
Dr Lucila Carvalho Lecturer, Postdoctoral Research Associate
Dr Elizabeth Cassity Honorary Lecturer
Patrick Cavanagh Honorary Associate
Dr Tom Cerni Honorary Associate
Belinda Chambers Project Manager, Learning and Teaching, PhD Candidate (Sydney)
Gilbert Cheng International Student Adviser, Student Adviser, Graduate Coursework, Division of Postgraduate Coursework and Professional Education
Dr Yeow-Tong Chia Senior Lecturer, History Curriculum Education
Professor Frances Christie Honorary Professor
Dr Joanne Clarke Director of Field Education and Lecturer, Social Work and Policy Studies
Lyndel Clowry Honorary Associate
Professor Ardra Cole Honorary Professor
Dr Susan Colmar Program Director, School Counselling/School Psychology MTeach, Senior Lecturer
Professor Raewyn Connell University Chair
Andrew Connolly Honorary Associate
Sherrie Connors Administrator, Block Learning
Adjunct Professor Lyndsay Connors AM FACE Adjunct Professor, Chair, Teacher Education Advisory Board
Dr Wayne Cotton Associate Dean Teacher Education
Dr Bryan Cowling Honorary Associate
Jonathan Crabbe Manager, Accreditation and Course Review; Program Administrator, Master of Teaching (Acting)
Maya Cranitch Lecturer
Associate Professor Ken Cruickshank Associate Professor, TESOL
Dr Jen Scott Curwood Senior Lecturer - English Education and Media Studies, Curriculum Coordinator - Secondary English, Program Director - Study Abroad and General Electives


Arety Dassaklis Honorary Associate
Dr Belinda Davis Lecturer
Nash Davis Honorary Associate
Anne De Broglio Honorary Associate
Alison De Pree-Raghavan Manager, Glebe Community Development Project
Francis Duffy Lecturer
Michael Durrant Honorary Associate
Teya Dusseldorp Honorary Associate
Janet Dutton Lecturer (Part-Time), Undergraduate and Graduate-Entry Programs


Ali Cobby Eckermann Honorary Associate
Professor Alison Elliott Honorary Professor
Dr Matthew Ericson Honorary Senior Lecturer
Associate Professor David Evans Associate Professor, Special Education, Course Coordinator, MEd(Special and Inclusive Education), Student Disability Liaison Officer
Dr John Evans Associate Professor, Director, Undergraduate Indigenous Programs
Professor Robyn Ewing AM Professor, Teacher Education and the Arts


Dr Marianne Fenech Senior Lecturer in Early Childhood Education
Dr Josephine Fleming Lecturer Digital and Youth Culture, Research Manager, The Role of Arts Education in Academic Motivation, Engagement and Achievement
Dr Kelly Freebody Lecturer, Drama, English, Teaching and Learning, Combined Degrees Coordinator
Professor Peter Freebody Honorary Professor
Janet Freeman Lecturer
Dr Luke Fryer Postdoctoral Fellow


Rosina Gallace Scholarships, Prizes and Development Officer, Dean's Unit
Sharon Galleguillos Lecturer
Vilma Galstaun Lecturer in ICT in education, First Year Coordinator, BEd (Primary), Teaching Teachers for the Future Project Coordinator
Dr Paul Gardiner Postdoctoral Fellow
Dr Steve Georgakis Senior lecturer of pedagogy and sports studies
Associate Professor Janet George Honorary Associate Professor in Social Work and Policy Studies
Associate Professor Robyn Gibson Associate Professor, Visual & Creative Arts Education, Associate Dean Student Experience
Roslyn Giles AM Honorary Senior Lecturer in social work
Dr Paul Ginns Senior Lecturer in Educational Psychology
Adjunct Associate Professor Libby Gleeson AM Adjunct Associate Professor
Dr Nigel Bruce Goodwin Lecturer in Technology Education
Nina Goodwin Project Coordinator, Professional Learning
Associate Professor Susan Goodwin Associate Professor
Professor Peter Goodyear Professor, Education, Co-director, Centre for Research on Computer Supported Learning and Cognition (CoCo Research Centre)
Jennifer Gordon Lecturer
Dr Sue Gordon Honorary Senior Lecturer, Mathematics Learning Centre
Professor Susan Groundwater-Smith Honorary Professor, Division of Professional Learning
Maria-Grace Guerreiro Manager, Division of Graduate Studies


Kimberly Hammond Executive Assistant
Honorary Associate Professor Lesley Harbon Honorary Associate Professor
Nicole Hart MEd (Research) candidate, Lecturer
Associate Professor Deb Hayes Director, Education I-IV Program
Alexander Hector Professional Experience Coordinator (Secondary)
Dr Margery Hertzberg Honorary Senior Lecturer
Susan Heward-Belle Lecturer
Bianca Hewes Honorary Associate
Dr Peter Hill Honorary Associate
Associate Professor David Hirsh Associate Dean, Postgraduate Programs
John Hobson Lecturer in Indigenous Education, Director, Graduate Indigenous Education Programs
Dr Rosita Holenbergh Honorary Associate
Margery Hornibrook Honorary Associate
Associate Professor Michael Horsburgh AM Honorary Associate Professor
Michelle Hostrup Honorary Associate
Dr Stephen Howlett Adjunct Lecturer
Jinfeng Huang Finance Officer
Dr John A Hughes Honorary Senior Lecturer
Dr John P. Hughes Honorary Associate
Dr Lesley Hughes Honorary Senior Lecturer
Dr Marianne Hulsbosch Honorary Senior Lecturer
Dr Mark Hutchinson Honorary Associate Lecturer


Professor Jude Irwin Emerita Professor of Social Work and Social Justice, Social Work and Policy Studies


Professor Michael J. Jacobson Professor and Chair, Education, Co-director, Centre for Research on Computer Supported Learning and Cognition (CoCo), Deputy Director, Institute for Innovation in Science and Mathematics Education
Dr Wendy Jarvie Honorary Associate, Dean's Advisory Board Member, Faculty of Education and Social Work
Andrew Sunghyun Jeon Web Applications Developer, Webmaster
Suin Jung Research Student Liaison Officer, Office of Doctoral Studies


Adjunct Senior Lecturer Changyun Kang Adjunct Senior Lecturer
Kate (Catherine) Keeley Lecturer, Curriculum Coordinator, Geography, Economics, Business Studies BA/BEd(Secondary combined degree) , Curriculum Coordinator, Geography, Economics, Business Studies, Legal Studies and Society and Culture Master of Teaching Program
Dr Catherine Keenan Honorary Associate
Robert Keigthley Executive Assistant to the Dean
Laetitia Kilpatrick Honorary Associate
Dr Minkang Kim Senior Lecturer in Human Development, Director, BEd Honours Programme


Neta Labi Associate Lecturer Curriculum: Classical Hebrew and Judaism
Polly Lai Research Associate, PhD candidate
Associate Professor Lesley Laing Associate Professor, Undergraduate and Pre-service Programs
Adjunct Professor Phil Lambert PSM Adjunct Professor, Dean's Advisory Board Member, Faculty of Education and Social Work
Mary Lane Honorary Senior Lecturer in Social Work
Paul Larkin Postdoctoral Research Associate
Dr Gloria Latham Honorary Senior Lecturer
Dr Kevin Laws Convenor, Developing Educational Professionals in Southeast Asia, Honorary Senior Lecturer
Patrick Lee Honorary Associate
Honorary Professor Richard Light Honorary Professor
Cathy Little Lecturer, Special Education
Anthea Lo Finance Officer
Dr Bruce Lord Honorary Associate
Dr Remy Low Scholarly Teaching Fellow
Kevin Lowe Honorary Senior Lecturer
Dr Denise Lynch Honorary Senior Lecturer


Dr Robert MacCann Honorary Research Fellow
Dr Jim Mackenzie Honorary Senior Lecturer
Dr Mary Jane Mahony Honorary Senior Lecturer
Associate Professor Jacqueline Manuel Curriculum Coordinator, Secondary English Education, Convenor, Arts, English and Literacy Education Research Network (AELE), Affiliate, Department of English, Faculty of Arts, Associate Professor, English Education, Program Director, Master of Teaching (Secondary), Member, Teacher Education Advisory Board
Dr Lina Markauskaite Senior Lecturer, eResearch, Centre for Research on Computer-supported Learning and Cognition (CoCo Research Centre), Thesis Examination Coordinator, Office of Doctoral Studies
Professor Andrew Martin Honorary Professor
Claire Marvell Lecturer
Professor Diane Mayer Dean
Michelle McAlinden Community Languages Program Administrator
Adjunct Professor Cathryn McConaghy Adjunct Professor
Dr Alex McCormick Associate Lecturer, Postdoctoral Fellow
Ann McIntyre Honorary Associate
Dr Heather McMaster Lecturer
Maria McQuilty Manager, Student Administration
Professor Gabrielle Meagher Honorary Professor
Amanda Meyer Honorary Associate
Associate Professor Carole Miller Honorary Associate Professor
Dr Nicole Mockler Lecturer in Education (Foundation Studies)
Peter Moulds Honorary Associate
Amenah Mourad Honorary Associate
Caitlin Munday PhD candidate, Research Assistant
Marie Murphy Honorary Associate
David Myers Mail Assistant


Associate Professor Lindsey Napier Honorary Associate Professor
Michael Narciso Manager (Undergraduate and Pre-Service Programs), Undergraduate Adviser (Combined Education degrees, Social Work)
Dr Cynthia Nelson Honorary Associate
Dr Hoa Thi Mai Nguyen Honorary Associate
Dr Amanda Niland Lecturer


Associate Professor Donna O'Connor Associate Professor, Coach Education and PDHPE, Coordinator, BEd (HMHE) Honours, and MEd (Coach Education), Program Director (HMHE)
Professor Jennifer O'Dea Honorary Professor
Alison O'Grady Lecturer Part Time
Dr George Odhiambo Senior Lecturer in Educational Leadership and Management, Coordinator, Leadership & Management Program, Ethics Coordinator
Dr Annishka Oksa Lecturer in Educational Psychology (Teaching focused position)
Associate Professor Armstrong Osborne Associate Professor, Science Education


Professor Brian Paltridge Professor, Research Development Coordinator, Director - TESOL Research Network
Eva Papas Undergraduate Adviser (Primary,Human Movement and Health Education, Early Childhood)
Dr Abelardo Pardo Sanchez Honorary Senior Lecturer
Martin Parisio PhD candidate, Postgraduate Fellow
Professor Trevor R. Parmenter AM Honorary Professor
Rachel Payne Project Coordinator, Office of Professional Learning
Dr Rebecca Pearse Research Associate
Dr Louisa Peralta Senior Lecturer in Physical Education and Professional Practice, Faculty Ethics Reviewer, First Year Experience and Social Inclusion Academic Coordinator
Dr Tai Peseta Honorary Senior Lecturer
Dorian Peters Creative Leader, Web and Interface Design for Learning
Dr Aek Phakiti Senior Lecturer in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
Associate Professor Ruth Phillips Associate Professor in Social Work and Policy Studies, Associate Dean Postgraduate Research
Camilla Pilgrim Research Support Officer, Faculty Research Office, Monday-Wednesday
Dr Rosalie Pockett Honorary Senior Lecturer
Susan Poetsch Lecturer - Indigenous Education
Richard Porter Professional Experience Coordinator (Secondary)
Dr Christine Preston Lecturer, Primary Curriculum Studies, Lecturer Science Education, Lecturer Early Childhood Science, Program Director (BEd, Primary)
Professor Murray Print Professor and Chair of Education
Dr Helen Proctor Senior Lecturer, Research Higher Degree Student Co-ordinator


Maria Quigley Lecturer


Hala Ramadan Honorary Associate
Associate Professor Margot Rawsthorne Associate Professor, Community Development
Professor Peter Reimann Professor of Education, CoCo Research Centre
Professor Jack C Richards Honorary Professor
Judith Ridge Honorary Associate
Louise Robert-Smith Honorary Associate, Dean's Advisory Board Member, Faculty of Education and Social Work
Dr Matra Robertson Adjunct Lecturer
Associate Professor Louise Rowling Honorary Associate Professor in Health Promotion
Kathleen Rushton Lecturer in English, Director of Professional Experience
Dr Kate Russell Honorary Senior Lecturer


Dr Derek Sankey Honorary Associate
John Nicholas Saunders Honorary Associate
Dr Lesley Scanlon Senior Lecturer, Teaching and Learning, Coordinator, Professional Doctorates
Professor Deryck Schreuder Honorary Professor , Visiting Professor in Higher Education Policy Research
Adriana Scodellaro Technical Officer in Science Education
Dr John Scott Honorary Associate
Kenneth Searle Honorary Associate
Linda Sheldon Honorary Associate
Associate Professor Huizhong Shen Associate Professor in TESOL
Emeritus Professor Geoffrey Sherington Professor in History of Education
Maha Shiyab Honorary Associate
Richard Short Honorary Associate
Associate Professor Alyson Simpson Pro Dean Education
Andrea Small Manager Field Education Program
Associate Professor David Smith Honorary Associate Professor
Professor Graham Hingangaroa Smith Honorary Professor
Robin Smith Lecturer Part Time in Special Education, MEd (Research) candidate
Shona Smith Faculty Manager, HOA
Catherine Smyth Associate Lecturer, HSIE K-6 Curriculum and Curriculum Studies , 4th Year B.Ed (Primary) Coordinator
Dr Ilektra Spandagou Senior Lecturer, Inclusive Education
Bill Spence Lecturer
Dr Margaret Spencer Lecturer
Erin Sreejayan Associate Director, Finance
Dr Arathi Sriprakash Honorary Senior Lecturer
Professor Gordon Stanley Honorary Professor, Dean's Advisory Board Chair, Faculty of Education and Social Work
Darren Stevens Honorary Associate
Dr Marie Stevenson Lecturer in TESOL, Convenor of MEd TESOL
Dr Miriam Stevenson Adjunct Lecturer
Ann Stravopodis Executive Assistant, Dean's Unit
Dr Iva Strnadová Honorary Associate
Associate Professor Gerard Sullivan Honorary Associate Professor
Dr Louise Sutherland Senior Lecturer, Division of Undergraduate and Pre-service Programs, Program Director, MTeach(Secondary)


Dr Matthew AM Thomas Lecturer in Sociology of Education, Comparative and International Education
Katrina Thorpe PhD candidate, Lecturer
Professor Robert J. Tierney Honorary Professor
Honorary Professor James Tognolini Honorary Professor
Cherie Toivonen Senior Researcher
Dr Lorraine Towers Lecturer
Dr Susan Tregeagle Adjunct Senior Lecturer
Honorary Professor Keith Trigwell Honorary Professor
Dr Emma Tseris Lecturer
Steve Tsionis Honorary Associate
Simon Tully Honorary Associate


Jonnell Uptin Lecturer
Andrew Upton Honorary Associate
John Usman Manager, Facilities and Resources, Faculty


Amanda Vaga Honorary Associate
Suzy Velkou Manager Field Education Program
Professor Tony Vinson Chair, Early Childhood Advisory Committee
Louise Voigt Honorary Associate, Dean's Advisory Board Member, Faculty of Education and Social Work
Dr Archana Voola Postdoctoral Research Fellow


Dr Ian Walker Honorary Research Fellow
Associate Professor Richard Walker Co-ordinator, Master of Education (Educational Psychology), Associate Professor in Educational Psychology
Honorary Professor Maureen Walsh Honorary Professor
Dr Mary-Helen Ward Honorary Associate
Dr Dewa Wardak Research Associate
Janelle Warhurst Honorary Associate
Sadhbh Warren STL Research Network Co-ordinator
Associate Professor Fran Waugh Associate Professor in Social Work and Policy Studies
Dr Jennifer Way Senior Lecturer, Mathematics Education
Catharina Webb Honorary Associate
Professor Anthony Welch Professor of Education
Christabel Wescombe Honorary Associate, Faculty
Virandi Wettewa Tutor
Dr Frances Whalan Adjunct Senior Lecturer
Nadia Wheatley Honorary Associate
Gregory Whitby Honorary Associate
Lorraine White Honorary Associate
Professor Geoff Williams Honorary Professor
Dr Rachel Wilson Senior Lecturer - Research Methodology / Educational Assessment & Evaluation, Research Methodology Coordinator, Faculty Advisor in Research Methodology
Wai-Yat Wong Principal Project Leader in Technology Enabled Learning and Practice, Honorary Associate
Honorary Senior Lecturer Lindy Woodrow Honorary Senior Lecturer in TESOL
Dr Gloria Wright Honorary Associate
Dr Timothy Wright Honorary Associate, Dean's Advisory Board Member, Faculty of Education and Social Work



Dr Hongzhi (Veronica) Yang Scholarly Teaching Fellow - LOTE program
Sarelle Young Honorary Associate