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CADAD conference 17 & 18 March 2016: all presentations are on the community page


Next CADAD conference (jointly with ACODE):  November 2016, University of Sydney, Sydney.

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UTas seeks Pro Vice-Chancellor (Schools Engagement)
by Helene Mountford (CADAD Secretariat) - Tuesday, 3 May 2016, 10:14 AM
 

The Univeristy of Tasmania is looking for a PVC (Schools Engagement) who will also have responsibility for reserch related to access, participatin and equity.  Deadline is 3 June. More details here.

 
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UoW seeks Director LTC
by Helene Mountford (CADAD Secretariat) - Thursday, 28 April 2016, 12:03 PM
 

The University of Wollongong is looking for a Director Learning, Teaching and Curriculum. The deadline is 22 May.  More details here.

 
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CADAD submission on the OLT
by Helene Mountford (CADAD Secretariat) - Wednesday, 27 April 2016, 11:46 AM
 

CADAD has made a submission to the Minister for Education, Senator Simon Birmingham, about the imminent closure of the OLT, and the need for the Federal Government to continue funding it or the proposed  National Institute for Learning and Teaching.

 
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Student Curriculum Project Proposal
by Helene Mountford (CADAD Secretariat) - Wednesday, 27 April 2016, 10:49 AM
 

HERDSA is inviting students to submit proposals for funding to run a project to present at the HERDSA 2017 conference in Sydney.  The projects must look at an initative that impacts on curriculum transformation. Up to $1000 per project will be awarded.  More details here.

 
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EOI for HERD
by Helene Mountford (CADAD Secretariat) - Wednesday, 27 April 2016, 09:59 AM
 

HERDSA is seeking expressions of interest for editor(s) of Higher Education Research and Development (HERD).  The deadline is 31 May.  More details here.

 
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Petition to save the OLT
by Helene Mountford (CADAD Secretariat) - Friday, 22 April 2016, 11:04 AM
 

Angela Carbone (Monash) is organising a petition to call on the Federal Government to save the OLT or act on Prof Milbourne's report. There are more than 1500 signatures so far.  More details here.

 
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EOI for associate editors of JUTLP
by Helene Mountford (CADAD Secretariat) - Friday, 22 April 2016, 10:40 AM
 

The Journal of University Teaching and Learning Practice is seeking expressions of interest for associate editors. More details here.

 
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OLT Teaching Conference Melbourne, VTAS workshops
by Helene Mountford (CADAD Secretariat) - Friday, 22 April 2016, 10:32 AM
 

The Office for Learning and Teaching is holding a Learning and Teaching Conference on the evening of Thursday 28 April and the day of Friday 29 April at the Langham Hotel, Melbourne.  More details here.

Prior to the OLT Conference  the VTAS Promoting Excellence Network is running two free pre conference workshops being held on the 28 April 2016 in Melbourne.

Workshop 1: Impact of IMPEL framework (by Tilly Hinton). Workshop 2: Shaking up Higher Education - Learnings from National Award Winners, featuring 2016 Australian University Teacher of the Year A/Prof Kevin Tant. More details here.


 
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JUTLP- last call for submissions
by Helene Mountford (CADAD Secretariat) - Thursday, 24 March 2016, 12:01 PM
 

The Journal of University Teaching and Learning Practice (JUTLP) has issued a last call for submissions for the special CADAD issue in September. The topic is Dystopia or Utopia: Emerging Visions for the Future of Learning and Teaching Practice. The deadline is 4 April. More information here.

 

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Professor Kevin Ashford-Rowe
kevin.ashford-rowe@acu.edu.au

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Hélène Mountford
+61 2 9850 7580
cadad-sec@mq.edu.au

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