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About Ros Derrett

Ros Derrett DipT(N'cleTC), MAppSc(SCU), PhD(SCU)
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Ros Derrett OAM, DipT(N'cleTC), MAppSc (SCU), PhD (SCU). Ros is the Head of the Office of Regional Engagement at SCU. She works across all campuses to enhance the University's connectivity with its regional footrpint. Ros is based at the Lismore campus while addressing the partnership opportunities between staff and students and regional individuals, communities, special interest groups, government and regional agencies interested in growing the region's capacity. Ros and her colleagues work to achieve locally based partnerships that secure the economic prosperity, socio-cultural well-being and environmental sustainability of the region. She regards community engagement as an integral part of the University's core business of teaching, learning and research. As an academic Ros' research interests are in the area of regional development, cultural tourism, life wide learning and community consultation. She has worked extensively in education, tourism, community cultural development and arts administration in Australia and overseas. She has managed significant substantial regional and national research projects and worked closely with local and regional agencies involved with strategic planning, tourism, culture and community economic development She is actively engaged with numerous regional planning, development and marketing projects.


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Journal articles (7)

Books (7)

Book chapters (16)