FASS Teaching and Learning contacts
Associate Dean Education
A/Professor Alyson Simpson was appointed the role of Associate Dean Education in 2017. In this capacity she will represent the Faculty at SEG and other senior forums, chair the Faculty's Education Committee as well as, implement Faculty and University policy in relation to teaching and learning matters, and provide oversight of the portfolio's programs.
|A/Professor Alyson Simpson||+61 2 9351 6344|
Associate Dean Student Affairs
Dr Rebecca Johinke leads the Faculty's FASS Mentoring Program and Arts on Track programs, both designed to support and enrich the student experience. The FASS Mentoring Program connects first year students with student mentors to help them successfully make the transition to university life. Arts on Track is part of the University’s Staying on Track initiative, and is designed to provide Faculty support to students who are not currently meeting the progression requirements in their program of study.
|Dr Rebecca Johinke||+61 2 9351 4516|
Postgraduate Writing Support
Drs Bronwen Dyson and Louise Katz provide writing support to the Faculty's postgraduate research and coursework students. For more information, please visit the Writing Hub's website
|Writing Support for:||Contact||Telephone|
|Postgraduate Research Students||Dr Bronwen Dyson||+61 2 9351 7514|
|Postgraduate Coursework Students||Dr Louise Katz||+61 2 9036 5099|
|Undergraduate Students||Dr Susan Thomas
(Director, Writing Hub)
|+61 2 9351 2048|
eLearning and Educational Design
The Faculty's Educational Design team are available to offer staff expert advice on effective curriculum design and BlackBoard site optimisation. They can also assist with planning to use other online tools such as PebblePad and Turnitin to develop an effective, efficient and engaging online presence for your unit of study.
|Jubin Dedaniya||+61 2 9351 3700|
|Charles Humblet||+61 2 9351 4774|
|Rebecca Plumbe||+61 2 9036 7513|
|Samantha Haley||+61 2 9351 6084|
Administrative support team
Our dedicated and professional support team helps to coordinate the Faculty's teaching and learning strategic initiatives.
Brian Bailey (Technology Innovation Manager) assists the Pro-Dean with strategic planning, communications and manages the Educational Innovation and Information Systems Groups.
Tanya Doulaveras (Staff Support and Development Officer) supports the eLearning and Academic Support and Development programs. She assists the Pro-Dean with strategic planning and budgeting. Tanya also administers the Teaching Awards, USS and Student commendations. As well as provides governance to the Teaching and Learning Committee and First Year Coordinator's Working Group.
|Brian Bailey||Technology Innovation Manager||+61 2 8627 0659|
|Tanya Doulaveras||Staff Support and Development Officer||+61 2 9114 0632|