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About Associate Professor Sharon Parry

Associate Professor Sharon Parry BBSc(LaT), DipEd(LATROB), PhD(LaT)
Sharon is an Associate Professor of Higher Education in the School of Education. She currently coordinates the Masters of Education Program and takes responsibility for the development of research in higher education in the School, and she leading the redevelopment of the MEd program.
Sharon worked in research and development in higher education sfrom 1984, and has been at Southern Cross since 1993. Prior to her appointment to the School of Educaton, she was the Director, Teaching and Learning Centre at Southern Cross University, and inaugural president of the Council of Australian Directors Acadmeic Development. Her current research concerns the relationship between epistemological foundations of academic culture and the influence of those upon knowledge making and reporting. Her empirical research fields are research degree supervision, educational program evaluation, discipline-specific writing, student assessment, academic standards and their maintenence and advancement and the nature of academic work.


Present Associate Professor of Higher Education, Southern Cross University School of Education
Present Director, Higher Degree Research Training, Southern Cross University School of Education

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Contact Information

PO Box 157
Lismore NSW 2480
Phone: (+61)(0)408 683 052


Journal articles (7)

Books (6)

Book chapters (3)

Conference publications (1)

Editorials, reviews, columns (3)