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Mrs Kate Derrington

Mrs Kate Derrington
Name Kate Derrington
Position Learning Advisor
Section Library Services
Office H231
Location Ipswich Campus
Phone +61 7 3812 6063
Extension 6063
Qualifications BA Qld , BEd QUT , MEd QUT

I work with staff and students in the Health and Community disciplines, and collaborate with other Education Portfolio staff, to support student learning and development. I provide one-to-one consultations, as well as developing and delivering workshops, developing teaching resources for staff and students, and working with academic staff to identify and address student learning needs. I also participate in relevant scholarship to enhance student development and academic and digital literacy.

Research interests
Student engagement, transition and retention. Cognition and critical thinking.

Professional memberships
Fellow of The Higher Education Academy (FHEA)

Industry affiliations
Association for Academic Language and Learning (AALL)

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
20 Years