The Sounding-Board Scholars initiative facilitates collaboration between RMIT academics and respected national/international learning and teaching experts.
The initiative features guest lectures and seminars, building capacity and on-going scholarship.
Professor Mick Healey
Prof Healey is a renowned HE Consultant who is also Emeritus Professor, University of Gloucestershire, UK. Among many distinguished roles, Prof Healey was the co-director of a HE Academy projects on Linking teaching and research through the disciplines and Academics' Experiences and Conceptions of 'Research' and 'Teaching'.
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Dr Enda Crossin
Dr Crossin is Senior Lecturer of STEM Work Integrated Learning and Research Director of the Swinburn Engineering Practice Academy. Enda has been a major architect of the innovative BEng (Engineering Practice Honours). This new program is designed to bridge the gap between graduate skills and industry needs, to streamline the journey from student to professional.
Professor Gaetano Cascini
Professor Cascini is from the presitigous Politecnico di Milano Department of Mechanical Engineering.
Associate Professor Stuart Palmer
Dr Palmer has recently taken a role in the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment at Deakin University as Associate Professor, Integrated Learning. He maintains a strong interest, and active involvement, in engineering education.
Associate Professor Ruth Bridgstock
Associate Professor Ruth Bridgstock is an Australian National Senior Teaching Fellow based at QUT. Ruth's activities centre on the question of how universities can foster capabilities for productive participation in the 21st century knowledge economy and society.
Dr Brian Frank
Dr Frank is involved in engineering curriculum development, program assessment, and developing educational technology, as well as higher education research and development initiatives.
Associate Professor Lydia Kavanagh
Since returning to academia from industry in 1998, Associate Professor Lydia Kavanagh has become a leader in engineering education.
Associate Professor Carl Reidsema
Associate Professor Carl Reidsema is a mechanical design engineer with over 12 years' industry experience in heavy engineering, mining and defence transport design and manufacturing.
Professor Marcia Devlin
Professor Marcia Devlin, PhD, is the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic) and Director of the Centre for Learning Innovation and Professional Practice at Federation University, Ballarat.