Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic)

Deputy vice-chancellor (academic) 

UOW OLT Recipients  2014

Congratulations to the following colleagues who have been selected to receive a national Office for Learning and Teaching (OLT) Citation for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning for 2014.

Citations are awarded by the Office for Learning and Teaching (OLT), to those who have made a significant contribution to the quality of student learning in a specific area of responsibility over a sustained period, whether they are academic staff, general staff, sessional staff or institutional associates.

Please join me in congratulating:

Dr Xiaoping Gao – For a multi-dimensional approach to the curriculum that integrates internationalisation and culturally embedded communication in Chinese studies

Dr Brad Stappenbelt – For engaging and inspiring students in the fields of sustainability and humanitarian engineering through the use of project based learning in custom designed learning spaces

Mr Ray Tolhurst – For expertise and stewardship, linking mining and materials engineering educators with industry and professional groups, to produce an enriched program and outstanding graduate employability

Dr Karen Walton and Ms Meredith Kennedy – For transforming the curriculum through the design of authentic learning experiences to empower student dietitians to achieve success in clinical placements, professional practice and beyond

DVC(A) comprises the following Portfolio Areas:

  • Academic Quality & Standards
  • Business Analysis & Learning Analytics
  • Learning, Teaching & Curriculum
  • Library Services 
  • Graduate Career Development & Employability
  • Regional Campuses & Student Diversity
  • Student Experience
  • Woolyungah Indigenous Centre



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The Vice-Chancellor's Awards for Outstanding Contribution to Teaching and Learning (OCTAL) Awards, recognise and reward staff who have made a major contribution to teaching and learning excellence within UOW.

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