Senior Lecturer Practice of International Trade Associate Researcher Centre for Strategic and Economic Studies; and Centre for Cultural Diversity and Wellbeing Visiting Professor, University of South Bohemia, Czech Republic

(See my biography page for more information).


Latest publications:
Learning through a Student Conference

The paper evaluates the value of a specific student conference as a learning experience for undergraduate business students.

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Curriculum Enhancement through Industry Partnership

Developing a community of practice with industry partners is a way of adding value to student learning by simulating industry practices in class.

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A Teacher’ s Voice on Workplace Change and Curriculum Influence Through Industry Placement

An outline of changes within the Australian VET sector are presented. Implications to teaching practice are considered. The benefits of teacher industry placement to curriculum development are explored.

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Setting the Environment for the Development of a Community of Practice: The Case of the On-Line National Customs Brokers Course in Australia

This paper outlines the fostering of a community of practice in an educational context, through a carefully designed on-line course.

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VET Teachers’ Perceptions on the Value of Industry Placement: Scoping Study in Australia

A scoping study of VET teachers in Australia to gather their perceptions about the value of industry placements.

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Teaching and Learning Italian Abroad: A Comparative Pilot Study of Italian-Canadian, Italian-Australian and Italian Adolescent Speech

This study examines the use of Italian language abroad by adolescents in certain social contexts and its implications for curriculum content and teaching and learning activities.

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Perceptions on Industry Placements: A Scoping Study of Academics in Australia

A scoping study of Australian academics in the business discipline area to gather perceptions about the value of industry placements.

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Teaching and Learning Italian via Online Communication in English Speaking Countries: A Comparative Pilot Study of Italian Adolescent Speech in Australia, Canada and Italy

The influence of the internet for adolescents studying Italian as a second language.

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Economic Migration from Italy to Australia: Voices from Emilia-Romagna

This paper focuses on the migration experiences of Italian Emilia-Romagna to Australia during the 1950s and 1960s, in their quest for better economic opportunities.

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Industry Placements for Czech Academics: Narrowing the Gap between Theory and Practice

This paper reports on an exploratory study on perceptions of the value of industry placements as a form of professional development in the Czech Republic.

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