Current research higher degree students
See also: PhD candidates of the LH Martin Institute .
Norazah Abdul Aziz
'Exploring the relationship between internationalization of higher education practices and students' learning experience and intercultural competence'
'Agenda Setting and Policy Change in Higher Education Research Policy: A comparative analysis of the research ‘impact’ agenda in Australia and United Kingdom '
Research interest(s): higher education and research policy; policymaking process; research/policy gap; research 'impact' agenda; research assessment
- James Ballard
'Learner enhanced technology: Assessing the effectiveness of learning technologies through the development of engagement profiles'
Research interest(s): Personalised learning, learning technologies, socio-cultural learning theory, and learner analytics.
Paula de Barba
'Motivation and autonomous learning in online learning environments'
'Triggers and consequences of major Australian higher education financing reform'
Research interest(s): higher education financing, higher education policy
'A Professional Development Process for Technology Enhanced Learning'
'An examination of the extent academics integrate employability skills in the business curriculum'
Research interest(s): learning and instructional design, the psychology of learning, motivation, professional development, educational technology and higher education
'Student Co-Creation in Higher Education'
Research interest(s): internationalisation, student engagement, university-industry engagement, co-creation
Roger Duncan Honore-Morris
'The Professional Rubric: The development and validation of a sociological framework to assess whether adaptions, in aggregate, strengthen or weaken the profession within civil society'
Research interest(s): Professions, Sociology, Professionalization
‘The Value of University Education – A Qualitative Study of the Perceptions held by Prospective Higher Education Students’
Emeline Jerez Cancino
' Internationalisation of Chilean Tertiary Education: A Comparative Study of the Quality Assurance Systems of Higher Education'
Research interest(s): internationalisation, higher education, quality assurance
'A Comparison of International and Domestic Tertiary Students' Perceptions of their Intercultural Interactions'
Research interest(s): language, culture, and identity; internationalisation of higher education; student-teacher interactions; socialisation in education settings; second language acquisition
'Student experiences of collaborative group projects in higher education'
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Research interest(s): international education development, education outcomes.
Alisa (Hang) Nguyen
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Research interest(s): blended learning in higher education
'Towards Effective Internal Quality Management in Vietnamese Public Higher Education Institutions'
Research interest(s): internal and external quality assurance, quality management, higher education, Vietnamese higher education institutions, research methodology
'Understanding professional skill development: evaluating practical implementation of teaching graduate attributes'
The Front Line: Student Leadership in University Halls and Colleges
'Teaching Quality Evaluation in Vietnamese Higher Education Institutions'
Research interest(s): Outcomes assessment, quality evaluation, higher education productivity, professional identity, professional development and second language acquisition.
Dina M. Uzhegova
'Russian integration in the global higher education arena: looking East'
'Academic Performance Management at Australian Universities: What do the academics want?'
Research interest(s): academic work, human resource management in higher education, and the Indigenisation of higher education policies across different institutional and national contexts
S. Umesha Weerakkody
'International student migration and changing topography of social class'
Research interest(s): critical globalization studies and higher education in developing countries, social stratifications in education in the globalized third world, second language acquisition
Research interest(s): psychological engagement and flow theory with application in current and emerging higher education learning environments