The Higher Education Teaching Research Nexus webinar series


This six-episode webinar series invites Deans of Teaching and Learning from the University of Melbourne to explore the interface between teaching and research across various disciplines. Join us to hear from a panel of experts as they consider a range of issues at the nexus of teaching and research.

These free sessions will be held bi-monthly and are open to the University of Melbourne Staff, partners and members of the wider Higher and vocational education community, their partners, and the public.

Benefits of attending

  • Participate in robust discussions with senior university leaders including Deans and Associate Deans
  • Connect with peers and colleagues from the wider higher education and vocational education communities
  • Have your questions and issues answered and discussed in real time

Suitable for

Early and Mid-Career lecturers and academic or teaching staff looking to engage in lively discussions on the issues surrounding the teaching-research nexus in the context of various disciplines.

Anyone with an interest in the intersections of teaching research, building or improving transdisciplinary research networks or TR nexuses within their institutions or exploring collaborative educational research.


This series is a collaboration with and funded by the Researcher Development Unit (RDU).


  • Episode 1 Friday 18 March, 12.001.00pm (watch)
  • Episode 2 Friday 20 May, 12.001.00pm (watch)
  • Episode 3 Friday 15 July, 12.001.00pm (watch)
  • Episode 4 Friday 19 August, 12.001.00pm (watch)
  • Episode 5 Friday 14 October, 12.001.00pm
  • Episode 6 Friday 9 December, 12.001.00pm

Please note that registration is essential. Once you have registered, you will receive an email with the link and instructions on how to join the webinar.


Episode 5 Friday 14 October, 12.001.00pm

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