Do you or your colleagues have something to share about supporting your students to develop the graduate quality of communication? Abstracts for contributions to the 10 December ‘In Transition’ mini conference have now been extended until 14th November 2018.
For more information about the conference and to submit abstracts, see http://sydney.edu.au/stuserv/learning_centre/transition.shtml
The keynote is Professor Sally Kift, a well-known transition pedagogy scholar. She is Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (PFHEA), a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Law (FAAL), and elected President of the Australian Learning & Teaching Fellows (ALTF). From 2012-2017, she was Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) at James Cook University. Prior to JCU, Sally was a Professor of Law at Queensland University of Technology, where she also served as QUT’s foundational Director, First Year Experience (2006-2007). Sally is a national Teaching Award winner (2003) and national Program Award winner (2007). She was awarded a Senior Fellowship by the Australian Learning and Teaching Council (ALTC) in 2006 to investigate the first year experience and is a Discipline Scholar in Law. In 2017, Sally was awarded an Australian Award for University Teaching Career Achievement for her contribution to Australian higher education.