Associate Professor Dominique Parrish is currently Associate Dean (Education) in the Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health at the University of Wollongong. In this role she has responsibility for faculty-wide leadership and management of academic quality and standards; teaching, learning and curriculum; student experience and social inclusion and outreach initiatives.
She has been the project manager for 3 national learning and teaching grants, the external evaluator for two national learning and teaching grants, Treasurer, Vice-President and now President of ASCILITE (Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education) and is Lead Editor of the Journal of University Teaching and Learning Practice (JUTLP).
Australian Higher Education is facing the demands of new and rapidly changing student demographics, an increasingly competitive global environment and tighter funding and accountability constraints. Drawing on survey and interview data from university leaders across Australia, this presentation provides context and insights into the main current learning and teaching challenges and trends influencing the sector […]