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Associate Professor Teressa Schmidt

PhD (Griffith University); BEFT with Dean's commendation (USQ); AdvDipBA with Distinction (USQ); ADFT with Distinction (USQ);
AVC (Sun Coast Reg) & Director VET L & T
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Sciences
Working From Home
About Me
Universities Studied At

University of Southern Queensland: Advanced Diploma of Business Administration with Distinction (AdvDipBA)

University of Southern Queensland: Associate Degree in Further Education and Training with Distinction (ADFT)

University of Southern Queensland: Bachelor of Further Education and Training with Deans Commendation (BEFT)

Griffith University: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Thesis title: 'When the whole is more than the sum of its parts: Investigating ways that advanced skills for VET teachers are conceptualised and how they are developed'.


Certificate IV in Training and Assessment 

Diploma Training and Assessment 

Advanced Diploma Textiles, Clothing and Footwear 

Universities Worked At

Griffith University


Professional Memberships

Committee Member, RDA (Regional Development Australia) Sunshine Coast

Executive member of AVETRA (Australian Vocational Education and Training Research Association)

Member of AARE (Australian Association for Research in Education)

Member of PESA (Philosophy of Education Society of Australasia)

Research Supervision

I am currently accredited for supervision in the following:

  • 3903 Education Systems
  • 3901 Curriculum and Pedagogy
  • 3904 Specialist Studies in Education
  • 3999 Other Education

At the level of Principal Supervisor

Current Capacity
I am currently available to supervise more research candidates
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Research Interests

Curriculum and Pedagogy - Vocational Education and Training Curriculum and Pedagogy


Education Systems - Technical, Further and Workplace Education


Other Education - Education not elsewhere classified


Specialist Studies in Education - Teacher Education and Professional Development of Educators

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