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DR Barbara Kameniar


  • Curriculum Reform (Curriculum and Pedagogy)
  • Indigenous Education (Race, curriculum and pedagogy, strength based approaches)
  • Religion and Education (Religion and Science Education, The politics of religion in schools)
  • Thai Buddhist women and education (Mae Chi, Bhikkhuni ordination)



Member of

  • Australian Association for the Study of Religions. Ordinary Member 2004 -


Selected publications


Additional Grant Information

  • McLean Davies, L., B. Kameniar, C. Reid, D. Tyler, D. Acquaro & J. Kinsman (2012) An Examination of Clinical Praxis in MTeach Learning Area Subjects, MGSE Faculty Grant. Kameniar, B., L. McLean Davies, C. Reid, & D. Tyler. (2011) Clinical Praxis: an investigation of the impact of clinical examinations in the Master of Teaching. Faculty Grant. This grant provided funds to research the efficacy of the CPE for Teacher Candidates. A publication on this research is in progress. McLean Davies, L., C. Reid, B. Kameniar, & D Tyler. (2011) Towards Systemic Clinical Praxis: enhancing learning and teaching across a Profession Office of the Provost – Teaching and Learning Grant.   


Education and training

  • PhD, University of South Australia 2005
  • MEd, University of South Australia 1994
  • BEd, South Australian College of Advanced Education 1987
  • DipT, South Australian College of Advanced Education 1984



Available for supervision

  • Y