Professor Barbara Holland


Phone: +61 2 9036 6377

Fax: +61 2  9351

Building.Room: A35.


organizational change, community engagement, engaged teaching strategies, higher education-school partnerships


  • Research Achievement Award, International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement, 2006

  • Honorary Fellow, Australian Universities Community Engagement Alliance, 2008

Professional and community roles

  • Executive Editor, Metropolitan Universities

  • Senior Scholar, Center for Service and Learning, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

  • Professor, Hatfield School of Government, Portland State University

  • Associate Editor, Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning

  • Board Chair, International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement

Selected publications


  • Keshen, J., Holland, B., and Moeley, B. (Editors). (2010). Advances in Service-Learning: Research for What?. Charlotte, North Carolina: Information Age Publishing.
  • Moeley, B., Billig, S., and Holland, B. (2009). Creating our Identities in Service-Learning and Community Engagement.. Charlotte, North Carolina: Information Age Publishing.
  • Gelmon, S., Holland, B., Driscoll, A., Kerrigan, S., and Spring, A. (2001). Assessing Service-Learning and Civic Engagement. Providence, Rhode Island: Campus Compact.

Book chapters

  • Furco, A. and Holland, B. . (2011). "Using Organizational Change Theory to Assess Institutionalization of Service-Learning and Community Engagement." . In Clayton, P., Bringle, R., and Hatcher, J. (Eds.), Research on Service Learning: Conceptual Frameworks and Assessment Herndon, VA: Stylus Publishing.
  • Holland, B. (2009). Will it Last? Evidence of Institutionalization at Carnegie Classified Community Engagement Institutions.. In Sandmann, L., Thornton, C., and Jaeger, A. (Eds.), The Carnegie Classification of Community Engaged Institutions: Findings from the First Wave.0 San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass/Wiley Publishing.

Journal articles

  • Lee, G., McGuiggan, R., and Holland, B. (2010). Balancing Student Learning Outcomes in the Workplace.. Higher Education Research and Developent, 29(2).