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Dr

Richard Sallis

Senior Lecturer
CALD
Performing arts
Transnational education
Aesthetics
social/cultural perspectives
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Gender
Sexualities
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Dr

Richard Sallis

 
Division
Melbourne Graduate School Of Education
 
Primary Interest
International Education partnerships
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Dr

Richard Sallis

 

Dr Richard Sallis:• Senior Lecturer in the Melbourne Graduate School of Education (MGSE), University of Melbourne. Current position: Lecturer of Arts Education; Curriculum and Research Leader, Work Integrated Learning.• Leading researcher and author in drama/theatre education in Australia and internationally.• Current funded research projects: (i) 'Investigating the role of drama in the creation of enabling, supportive, dialogical spaces for learning in different teaching and geographical locations' (partnership with the University of Newcastle and University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg)(ii) ‘The Art of Engagement: Creating partnerships for the transition to the University of Melbourne through participating senior secondary school students in the MGSE Arts Breadth program’ (iii) ‘Assessing the impact of the Master of Teaching Program: Creating Classroom Ready Teachers’• Curriculum writer and examiner, VCAA• Board member: IDEA (International Drama and Theatre in Education Association); Arena Theatre Company; Australian Children’s Theatre Foundation• Researcher in: drama/theatre education; diversity and inclusion in education; teacher education; transnational education; performed research• Internationally recognised playwright in performed research/ethnodrama• Recipient: Freda Cohen Award for the ‘Most meritorious Masters thesis in education’ (2005), and ‘Fred Knight Research Scholarship’ (2005), American Alliance for Theatre Education, Distinguished Dissertation Award for his PhD 'The Drama of Boys: an ethnographic study and its performance', Drama Australia President’s Award for outstanding contribution to drama/theatre education• Life member: Drama Victoria

Projects

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Scholarly Works

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2019

Drama Australia President’s Award for distinguished contribution to drama/theatre education

Drama Australia

2014

Best New Australian Publication for VCE Theatre Studies Teachers and students

Drama Victoria

2014

MGSE, Teaching Excellence Award

MGSE, Uni of Melbourne

2012

AATE Distinguished PhD Dissertation Award

American Alliance for Theatre and Education (AATE)

2005

Best publication for Senior (VCE) Students

Drama Victoria

2005

Fred Knight Award 2005

University of Melbourne

2005

Freda Cohen Award

University of Melbourne

2001

Life Member

Drama Victoria

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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Senior Lecturer

Melbourne Graduate School Of Education

Director Of Publications

IDEA International Drama/theatre in Education Association

Board Member

Arena Theatre Company

Member Of The Council

Australian Children's Theatre Foundation

Member Of The Executive

Drama Tasmania

Life Member

Drama Victoria

Chair Of The Writing Panel, Theatre Studies

Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority

Recipient: President'S Award 2019

Drama Australia

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

University of Melbourne

MASTER OF EDUCATION

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Education

Deakin University - Rusden