New appointment announced

The VTAS PEN and AAUTN would like to congratulate Associate Professor Angela Carbone on her new appointment as Associate Dean (Learning Innovation) and Professor in the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology at Swinburne University of Technology, commencing on 1 Feb 2017.

Australian Awards for University Teaching (AAUTN) workshop 14 December 2017

Australian Awards for University Teaching (AAUTN) workshop provides networking opportunities for Australia's award winning teachers, in order to champion excellence in learning and teaching. The program will give participants the chance to: meet with other award recipients (including past recipients); connect with national/state and territory learning and teaching networks; discuss the establishment of a national network …

HERDSA Conference 2018: [RE]VALUING HIGHER EDUCATION

2018 HERDSA Conference: (Re)Valuing Higher Education 2-5 July 2018, Adelaide Convention Centre The 41st annual conference of the Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia (HERDSA) will be held 2-5 July 2018 (with pre-conference workshops on 2 July) at the Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide. The theme for the conference is (Re)Valuing Higher Education. Higher education …

ISSoTL18 Conference “TOWARD A LEARNING CULTURE”

October 24-27, 2018 - "Toward a Learning Culture" - Bergen, Norway The 15th annual ISSOTL18 conference theme, Toward a learning culture, opens a space for discussions about the collegial, cultural, interprofessional and interpersonal dimensions of the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning. It will explore how teaching staff, students, educational leaders, administrators and community members can collaborate to …

Photo Galleries: VTAS PEN Workshop at 7th August 2017

Welcome to the workshop A/Prof Angela Carbone – Project Leader Director, Education Excellence, Monash University Office of Learning and Teaching (MU-OLT) Background and Overview to University Teaching Awards Mr. Adam Chapman Department of Education and Training (DET) Keynote: Evaluating your Practice A/Prof Karen Burke da Silva (AAUTY 2016, Flinders University) Panel Session: Evaluation and Collection of …

Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia (HERDSA) 28-30 June 2017

Join us for the 40th annual conference of the Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia (HERDSA) to be held 28-30 June 2017 (with pre-conference workshops on 27 June) at the ICC (International Convention Centre), Darling Harbour, Sydney. The theme for the conference is Curriculum Transformation. Effective curriculum transformation is seen to optimise the …

VTAS PEN Workshop: Evaluating your Teaching Practice – applying for a Citation or Teaching Award

This VTAS PEN Workshop is designed to up-skill academic and professional staff interested in preparing to apply for a local or national citation or teaching award.  This Workshop is targeting Criteria 3 of the National Awards – relating to Evaluation practices that bring about improvements in teaching and learning. Please see the attached VTAS PEN Workshop for …

OLT National Teaching Fellow Lisa Tee: MyCourseMap Workshop

OLT National Teaching Fellow Assoc Prof Lisa Tee from Curtin University is travelling to the eastern states to undertake workshops as part of her OLT National Teaching Fellowship, which identifies the need to communicate transparent and “visible” curricula to students. This event will be hosted at RMIT University city Campus on Wednesday 19 April 2017. Please see the attached flyer for further …

HERDSA/ACEN Rekindled Conference

The Victorian HERDSA Branch in collaboration with ACEN and Monash University are hosting a 1-day conference on Friday 2 December 2016 at Monash University Caulfield Campus. This event will cover topics such as professional and employability skills, work-integrated learning, and industry and community collaboration and engagement. Please see the attached flyer and program for further …