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Dr

Rowan Brookes

Academic Program Director
Melbourne School Of Professional And Continuing Education
Curriculum transformation
employabilty skills and gender in science
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
education & educational research
social sciences
plant sciences
pollination
pollen limitation
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Dr

Rowan Brookes

 
Division
Business And Economics
 
Primary Interest
Science Education
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Dr

Rowan Brookes

 

Rowan has over a decade of experience leading educational change in the not-for-profit and higher education sector. She has significant experience developing relationships between universities, government and industry through educational initiatives.Her research interests centre on curriculum development, employablity, educational technology and gender in science.

In addition to her academic publications, she has written for The Scientific American, The Conversation, Huffington Post, Mamamia, Women's Agenda and The Australian.Rowan has a PhD and a BSc in ecology and a BA in anthropology and religious studies. She has also completed executive education in leadership at Harvard and Stanford, as well as other leading institutes.She supports the career advancement of women in STEM through a range of initiatives including as a co-founder of the STEM sidebyside program, a member of the Minister for Science and Innovation's gender advisory roundtable, as an advisory board member of BrainSTEM and as a mentor and speaker.

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2017

Dean's Teaching Excellence Award for the Bachelor of Science Advanced (Global Challenges)

Monash University

2016

Victorian Telstra Business Women's Award (Public service and academia)

Telstra

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Awards

Credentials

Positions

Positions


Academic Program Director

Melbourne School Of Professional And Continuing Education

Education

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

Monash University

Bachelor of Science/ Bachelor of Arts

Victoria University of Wellington

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