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Fellowships and Distinctions

Congratulations to Judith Kay, Philip Poronnik and Irena Koprinska on their recent awards.



CRLI would like to commend Professor Judith Kay and Professor Philip Poronnik on being honoured with a Payne-Scott Professorial Distinction for their contributions to the University across all areas of leadership, teaching and research. The inaugural Payne-Scott Professorial Distinctions are a key component of the University's 2016-20 Strategic Plan and Culture strategy.

Shaffer and Littlejohn Workshop slides: Professional knowledge, skills and identity

International visitors David Shaffer and Allison Littlejohn ran a fantastic workshop with us earlier this month called 'Professional knowledge, skills and identity'. Slides from their presentations are now provided.

Discuss your research with Bill Penuel

Bill Penuel is available for some 1:1 meetings from 13-17 November

1:1 meetings with Bill Penuel

Bill Penuel, Professor of Educational Psychology & Learning Sciences at the University of Colorado Boulder, will be visiting the University of Sydney from the 13th to 17th of November 2017. He has some time available for 1:1 meetings. If you would like to schedule a time with Bill to chat about your research, or teaching or educational leadership, please contact Celina McEwan ( before noon Monday 13th.

Patrick Olivier - Students as co-producers of learning experiences

Some reflections by Gareth Denyer and others on the recent Student Partnerships SIG meeting. This meeting included the special guest presenter Professor Patrick Olivier, and other presenters from around the university.

Below are reflections from various SIG members on the talk Patrick gave (video soon to come). If you have your own comments or ideas, add them to the comments below and we'll add them to the post.