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Kerri-Lee Krause, PhD, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic), Professor of Higher EducationStudent experience 2038: Grand challenges ahead

Professor Kerri-Lee Krause’s keynote will explore the grand challenges facing learning, teaching and the student experience in Australia post-secondary education.



Anchor points and blue skies thinking: A conversation in four parts

The STARS Fellows Keynote will be a four-part conversation between the STARS Fellows and conference delegates. It builds on Kerri-Lee Krause’s keynote address in which she suggests that both blue-sky thinking and educational anchor points are needed when planning for the future. It addresses three commonly identified influences of student success: student engagement, technology and employability.


University Staff Well-Being Panel: Fitting your own Oxygen Mask First

This panel takes an interactive approach with the audience to explore issues relating to university staff well-being in the neoliberal university. Panel members bring different perspectives to discussing whether professionalism in learning and teaching contexts in the contemporary neoliberal university includes an imperative of self-care.


Getting Published:  Writing Research Papers and Practice Reports for STARS and the Student Success Journal

Are you wondering what you can do to maximise your chances of having your paper, abstract or poster accepted the first time? Or is writing for academic conferences new to you? The Student Success Journal Editors and experienced higher education researchers Professors Karen Nelson, Rachael Field and Ron Oliver and Journal Manager Tracy Creagh, will facilitate this workshop. Learn from them about how to enhance your Journal and Conference submissions.