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Researcher: Warr, K (Ms Kristin Warr)

Fields of Research

Higher Education
Environmental Education and Extension
Curriculum and Pedagogy Theory and Development
Education
Specialist Studies in Education
Sustainable Agricultural Development
Science, Technology and Engineering Curriculum and Pedagogy
Curriculum and Pedagogy
Education Policy
Transport Planning
Global Change Biology
Health Care Administration
Teacher Education and Professional Development of Educators
Urban and Regional Studies (excl. Planning)
Human Geography

Research Objectives

Learner Development
Learner and Learning Achievement
Pedagogy
Social Impacts of Climate Change and Variability
Environment
School/Institution Policies and Development
Environmental Services
Management of Education and Training Systems
Management and Leadership of Schools/Institutions
Workforce Transition and Employment
Climate Change Mitigation Strategies
Teacher and Instructor Development
Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
Education and Training Systems
Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Environmental Education and Awareness
Time Use, Unpaid Work and Volunteering
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education
Expanding Knowledge in Built Environment and Design
Education and Training

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A climate of interdisciplinarity: A teaching collaboration for enhancing interdisciplinary student learning about climate change; HERDSA 33
A framework for developing and supporting student leadership in higher education; Studies in Higher Education
A National People's Assembly: Addressing the humanitarian consequences of climate-induced sea level rise in Asia Pacific, and Australia's response
An integrated approach to international education - enhancing global employability through a local context; Australian International Education Conference
Building institutional capacity for peer leadership: informing strategic decision-making to enhance student leadership capabilities
Can teacher collaboration overcome interdisciplinary barriers in a university structured around traditional disciplines? A case study using climate change; Teaching in Higher Education
Communities of Practice (CoP) as a model for integrating sustainability into higher education; Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability Conference 2014
Demonstrating Distributed Leadership Through Cross-Disciplinary Peer Networks: Responding to Climate Change Complexity; Final Report to the Australian Learning and Teaching Council
Distributed leadership: building capacity for interdisciplinary climate change teaching at four universities; International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education
Employing Students as Support Staff in Higher Education: Opportunities, Challenges, and Recommendations from Careers Professionals; Professional and Support Staff in Higher Education
Engaged in Learning - the Consensus Conference Model as a Pedagogy for Climate Change; Pedagogy of Climate Change
Everyone thinks they're a climate change expert: a pedagogical challenge for tertiary teaching and learning; School of Geography and Environmental Studies Conference 2008
From Rhetoric to Practice: Integrating Sustainability with Tasmania's Essential Learnings Framework
Green Loans Continuing Professional Development for Home Sustainability Assessors
Improving environmental and public health: UTAS CARES Collaboration; EHA 41st National Conference Conference
Mumford’s Pride: students partnering with communities; Australian and New Zealand Student Services Association Conference
Partnerships in Sustainability Education; School of Geography and Environmental Studies 2004 Conference
Peer leaders as partners in Higher Education; Australian and New Zealand Student Services Association Conference
Supporting academics supporting students: the new Student Retention and Success website; Teaching Matters
Supporting collaborative and continuing professional development in education for sustainability through a communities of practice approach; International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education
The interdisciplinary edge: Transforming academic practice and enhancing student learning via interdisciplinary curricula; 34th HERDSA Annual International Conference
Using communities of practice to enhance interdisciplinary teaching: lessons from four Australian institutions; Higher Education Research and Development
Wheels of change in higher education: a collaborative, multi-stakeholder project as a vehicle for sustainability education; International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education

Research Projects

Assessing Individual Careers/Employability Programs; Graduate Careers Australia (GCA)
Building institutional capacity for peer leadership: informing strategic decision making to enhance student leadership capabilities; Office for Learning & Teaching (OLT)
Continuous Professional Development for Home Sustainability Assessors - Platform System Development and Management
Continuous Professional Development for Home Sustainability Assessors - Quality Assurance
Green Loans Program - Development of Compulsory Introductory CPD Units

Research Candidate Supervision