Visiting scholars

The school continues to welcome and support visiting international scholars who are seeking to work on collaborative projects. Since 2004, more than 70 visiting scholars have completed projects at the school, for periods ranging from a few weeks to 12 months or more.

Information about procedures and policies for visiting scholars/academics, occupational trainees etc can be found at the university's working with us for international staff website.

Information about the application process can also be found for:

The links below will display tables that show the visits by scholars which took place within the time period/s stated. Each visit is listed only once, under the year in which it was commenced.

2004–2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015

The table on this page shows the scope and nature of visits commenced in 2016.


Falcão Vieira, Eleonora

Federal University of Santa Catarina

Florianopolis, BRAZIL

10 Jul 2016 –
20 Feb 2017

Professor Peter Goodyear

E-Learning: management practices, pedagogical environment and e-learning integration in Higher Education Institutions – The University of Santa Catarina and The University of Sydney.

Funaki, Shinsuke

Fukui Prefectural University

Kukui, JAPAN

8 Apr 2016 –
10 Mar 2017

Associate Professor Ruth Phillips

Reconstructing community engagements between social minority communities and the local community through digital media production

He, Ping

Tianjin University

Tianjin, CHINA

1 Jan 2016 –
31 Dec 2016

Professor Peter Goodyear

To research how digital tools and new technological media enhance the learning and teaching outcomes in STEM disciplines.

Laskar, Ritwika

University of Calcutta

Bangal, INDIA

25 Apr 2016 –
24 Oct 2016

Associate Professor David Evans

To analyse the system of inclusive education in Australia.

Li, Min

Capital Normal University

Beijing, CHINA

8 Aug 2016 –
1 Feb 2017

Professor Murray Print

National educational goals, schools and building democratic citizens for the future.

Narseen, Abida

University of the Punjab


1 Sep 2016 –
31 Aug 2017

Dr George Odhiambo

School Principal preparation and professional in Pakistan and Australia.

Oliver, Zoe

University of Bath

Bath, UK

25 Jul 2016 –
23 Jun 2017

Dr Susan Colmar

To complete research work and run Psychological and Educational Tests’ and Resources library involving the maintenance of the collection and arranging access to these materials for student groups.

Qian, Xing Ping

Nanjing Tech University

Nanjing City, CHINA

1 Feb 2016 –
1 Feb 2017

Associate Professor Hui-Zhong Shen

To analyse ESP curriculum development in Australia and China.

Souza e Silva, Maria de Fátima

University of Brasilia

Brasilia, BRAZIL

15 Aug 2016 –
30 Jun 2017

Professor Peter Reimann

Structural factors of an innovation ecosystem for teaching and learning in the context of Engineering Schools: an exploratory study.

Varaki, Bakhtiar Shabani

Ferdowsi University of Mashhra

Mashhrad, IRAN

1 Oct 2016 –
1 Dec 2016

Professor Michael Jacobson

To engage in high-level research in educational methodologies.