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Assoc Prof Petrea Redmond

Name Petrea Redmond
Position Associate Professor (Educational Technology)
Section School of Education
Office G416
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 2318
Extension 2318
Email
Qualifications DipT BrisbaneCAE , BBus USQ , MEd USQ , PhD USQ
Homepage https://eportfolio.usq.edu.au/view/view.php?id=22157
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Petrea Redmond is an Associate Professor of Educational Technology and the Associate Head of School, Research in the School of Education at the University of Southern Queensland. 70% of the students enrolled at the university study online. Her research is situated in interrelated fields of educational technology including: Online engagement; Online presence; Teaching presence; Cognitive presence; Using technology to keep seriously ill learners connected to school; Cyberbullying; Critical thinking; Mobile learning; Online collaboration; Online communities of practice; Gender and STEM; Teacher development; ICT integration (P - 12); ICT integration (higher education and vocational education); ICT professional development; Online mentoring; eLearning; Blended learning and teaching; Online learning and teaching; Teaching and learning in higher education; Teacher Education; Pre-service teacher training and development; Makerspaces; TPACK; and Community of Inquiry. She has published and co-published in several international refereed books, journals and conference proceedings. Petrea has received 6 outstanding conference paper awards at international conferences; along with faculty, university and national awards for research and teaching. Petrea was also a lead editor and associate editor for Australasian Journal of Educational Technology (AJET). She is currently the Assistant Chair, Consultative Council, Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education (SITE) and is on the Executive committee for Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education (ASCILITE).


Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Curriculum and Pedagogy not elsewhere classified ( 130299 )
  • Specialist Studies in Education not elsewhere classified ( 130399 )
  • Education not elsewhere classified ( 139999 )
  • Educational Technology and Computing ( 130306 )
  • Secondary Education ( 130106 )
  • Higher Education ( 130103 )
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development of Educators ( 130313 )
  • Vocational Education and Training Curriculum and Pedagogy ( 130213 )
  • Technical, Further and Workplace Education ( 130108 )
  • Learning Sciences ( 130309 )
  • Curriculum and Pedagogy ( 130200 )
  • Secondary Education ( 390306 )
  • Curriculum And Pedagogy not elsewhere classified ( 390199 )
  • Specialist Studies In Education not elsewhere classified ( 390499 )
  • Other Education not elsewhere classified ( 399999 )
  • Teacher Education And Professional Development Of Educators ( 390307 )
  • Vocational Education And Training Curriculum And Pedagogy ( 390114 )
  • Learning Sciences ( 390409 )
  • Higher Education ( 390303 )
  • Curriculum And Pedagogy ( 390100 )
  • Educational Technology And Computing ( 390405 )
  • Technical ( 390308 )
  • Other Education ( 399900 )
  • Education Systems ( 390300 )
  • Specialist Studies In Education ( 390400 )

Research interests
Online engagement;
Online presence;
Teaching presence;
Cognitive presence;
Using technology to keep seriously ill learners connected to school;
Cyberbullying;
Critical thinking;
Mobile learning
Online collaboration;
Online communities of practice;
Gender and STEM;
Teacher development;
ICT integration (P - 12);
ICT integration (higher education and vocational education);
ICT professional development;
Online mentoring;
eLearning;
Blended learning and teaching;
Online learning and teaching;
Teaching and learning in higher education;
Teacher Education;
Pre-service teacher training and development;
Makerspaces;
TPACK;
Community of Inquiry.

Professional memberships
Board of Teacher Registration
Australian College of Educators (MACE)

Industry affiliations
Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education (SITE)
Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education (ASCILITE)
Australian Association for Research in Education
Australian Council for Computer in Education
Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia
International Council for Open and Distance Education
Australian Teacher Education Association
Queensland Society for Information Technology in Education

USQ Research affiliations

  • Institute for Resilient Regions (IRR)
  • Centre for Health, Informatics and Economic Research (CHIER)

Currently teaching courses/programs
EDU8114 Online Pedagogy in Practice
EDM8012 Investigating TPACK
EST4100 Designing Digital and Blended Learning Spaces
EDU8132 Digital Technologies and STEM Education

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
20 Years

Teaching experience(Other)
14 Years

Administrative responsibilities
Associate Head of School - Research
Academic Team Leader

Research most recent
McCarty, C., Redmond, P., Peel, K. (2021). Teacher decision-making in the classroom: the influence of cognitive load and teacher affect. Journal of Education for Teaching, 47(4), 548–561. https://doi.org/10.1080/02607476.2021.1902748

Lock, J., & Redmond, P. (2021). Embedded experts in online collaborative learning: A case study. The Internet and Higher Education, 48, 100773. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.iheduc.2020.100773.

Moro, C., Phelps, C., Redmond, P., & Stromberga, Z. (2021). Learning through augmented reality or mixed reality holograms: a randomized controlled trial. British Journal of Educational Technology, 52(2), 680-694. doi: 10.1111/bjet.13049

Lawrence, J., Brown, A., Redmond, P., Maloney, S., Basson, M., Galligan L., & Turner, J. (2021). Does course
specific nudging enhance student engagement, experience and success?: A data-driven longitudinal tale. Student Success, 12(2), 28-37. https://doi.org/10.5204/ssj.1914


Research most notable
Redmond, P. (2011). From face-to-face teaching to online teaching: Pedagogical transitions. In G. Williams, P. Statham, N. Brown, & B. Cleland (Eds.), Changing Demands, Changing Directions; Proceedings Ascilite Hobart 2011 (pp. 1050-1060). Retrieved from http://www.ascilite.org.au/conferences/hobart11/procs/Redmond-full.pdf

Redmond, P. & Lock, J. (2006). A flexible framework for online collaborative learning. The Internet and Higher Education, 9(4), 267 – 276.

Redmond, P., Heffernan, A., Abawi, L., Brown, A. & Henderson, R. (2018) An online engagement framework for higher education. Online Learning Journal, 22(1), 183-204. doi: 10.24059/olj.v22i1.1175

Lock, J., & Redmond, P. (2006). International online collaboration: Modeling online learning and teaching. Journal of Online Learning and Teaching, 2(4), 233–247.

Redmond, P. (2014). Reflection as an indicator of cognitive presence. E-Learning and Digital Media, 11(1), 46-58.


Publications in ePrints

Redmond, Petrea ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9674-1206 and Foote, Stephanie M. and Brown, AliceORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0306-729X and Mixson-Brookshire, Deborah and Abawi, Lindy-AnneORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2248-5275 and Henderson, RobynORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7906-766X (2021) Adopting a framework to support the process of critical reflection and understanding of online engagement. Journal of Computing in Higher Education. ISSN 1042-1726

Lawrence, Jill ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4163-8698 and Brown, AliceORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0306-729X and Redmond, PetreaORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9674-1206 and Maloney, Suzanne and Basson, MaritaORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9731-1128 and Galligan, LindaORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8156-8690 and Turner, Joanna (2021) Does Course Specific Nudging Enhance Student Engagement, Experience and Success?: A Data-Driven Longitudinal Tale. Student Success, 12 (2). pp. 28-37. ISSN 2205-0795

Lock, Jennifer and Redmond, PetreaORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9674-1206 (2021) Embedded experts in online collaborative learning: a case study. The Internet and Higher Education, 48:100773. ISSN 1096-7516

Moro, Christian and Phelps, Charlotte and Redmond, PetreaORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9674-1206 and Stromberga, Zane (2021) HoloLens and mobile augmented reality in medical and health science education: a randomised controlled trial. British Journal of Educational Technology, 52 (2). pp. 680-694. ISSN 0007-1013

Vallis, Carmen and Redmond, PtereaORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9674-1206 (2021) Introducing design thinking online to large business education courses for twenty-first century learning. Journal of University Teaching and Learning Practice, 18 (6):14. pp. 213-234. ISSN 1449-9789

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Approved research supervisor in the area of:

  • Curriculum and Pedagogy not elsewhere classified ( 130299 )
  • Specialist Studies in Education not elsewhere classified ( 130399 )
  • Education not elsewhere classified ( 139999 )
  • Educational Technology and Computing ( 130306 )
  • Secondary Education ( 130106 )
  • Higher Education ( 130103 )
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development of Educators ( 130313 )
  • Vocational Education and Training Curriculum and Pedagogy ( 130213 )
  • Technical, Further and Workplace Education ( 130108 )
  • Learning Sciences ( 130309 )
  • Secondary Education ( 390306 )
  • Curriculum And Pedagogy not elsewhere classified ( 390199 )
  • Specialist Studies In Education not elsewhere classified ( 390499 )
  • Other Education not elsewhere classified ( 399999 )
  • Teacher Education And Professional Development Of Educators ( 390307 )
  • Vocational Education And Training Curriculum And Pedagogy ( 390114 )
  • Learning Sciences ( 390409 )
  • Higher Education ( 390303 )
  • Curriculum And Pedagogy ( 390100 )
  • Educational Technology And Computing ( 390405 )
  • Technical ( 390308 )
  • Other Education ( 399900 )
  • Education Systems ( 390300 )
  • Specialist Studies In Education ( 390400 )


Research topics