The World of Teaching and Learning

Visiting Experts

The EI hosts seminars by visiting academics and experts in university teaching and learning. These seminars are open to all members of the University community and are advertised in the monthly Teaching@Sydney eBulletin in the first week of each month. If you have a visitor to the University you would like us to host an EI seminar for, please contact the EI.


Key higher education teaching and learning conferences.

Higher Education Associations

Office For Leaning and Teaching

Higher Education Academy (UK)

Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia

Australian Association for Research in Education

Staff and Educational Development Association (UK)

Association for the Study of Higher Education (USA)

Society for Research in Higher Education (UK)

(European Association for Research on Learning and Instruction)

International Consortium for Educational Development

International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning

List of higher education journals

Listed below are a selection of higher education journals with links to publishers.

Disciplinary specific journals

A list of disciplinary-specific journals has been developed at the Deliberations website which uses the subject groupings developed by the Higher Education Academy (formerly Learning and Teaching Support Network), UK.

A more comprehensive list of Journals that Publish the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning and Address General Issues in Higher Education has been prepared by CETL at Kennesaw State University.

We have listed below further journals not listed on either website.

We welcome feedback and your suggestions for additional journal publications - email here.


Campus Review
Australia's higher education and training newspaper, with sections including: news briefs, job market, campus diary, special reports, internet guide, travel features.

The Australian

Times Higher Education Supplement
This is the newspaper for everyone involved in higher education research and training in the UK.

Chronicle of Higher Education
The number one news source for college and university faculty and administrators in the USA.

Policy and policy papers

TEQSA - Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency
The Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) is Australia’s regulatory and quality agency for higher education. TEQSA’s primary aim is to ensure that students receive a high quality education at any Australian higher education provider.

The Australian Government Department of Education
The Australian Government Department of Education is responsible for national policies and programmes that help Australians access quality and affordable child care; early childhood education, school education, post-school, higher education, international education and academic research.