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Researcher: Crawford, NL (Dr Nicole Crawford)

Fields of Research

Other education
Higher education
Curriculum and pedagogy
Continuing and community education
Other language, communication and culture
Specialist studies in education
Educational technology and computing
Teacher education and professional development of educators
Education assessment and evaluation

Research Objectives

Learner and learning
Equity and access to education
Other education and training
Teaching and curriculum
Teaching and instruction technologies

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

'Shining a light' on mature-aged students in and from, Regional and Remote Australia; Student Success
An academicís role? Supporting student wellbeing in pre-university enabling programs; Journal of University Teaching & Learning Practice
Are we all on course? A curriculum mapping comparison of three Australian university open-access enabling programs; Australian Journal of Adult Learning
E-learning in context: An assessment of student inequalities in a university outreach program; Australasian Journal of Educational Technology
Emotional labour demands in enabling education: A qualitative exploration of the unique challenges and protective factors; Student Success
Equity practitionersí Canadian study tour: effective initiatives, learnings and reflections; Student transitions Achievement Retention and Success
Evaluation of a university online Information Literacy unit; The Australian Library Journal
Foundations for change, confidence, and new opportunities: impacts of a university enabling program in north-west Tasmania; Inaugural Students Transitions Achievement Retention and Success (STARS) Conference
Lighting the path(way): articulating curriculum design principles for open access enabling programs
Models of support for student wellbeing in enabling programs: comparisons, contrasts and commonalities at four Australian universities; 2016 FABENZ Conference
Practical and profound: multi-layered benefits of a university enabling program and implications for higher education; International Studies in Widening Participation
Reflective encounters for enabling educators: The role of debriefing in building psychological capital; 2018 Foundation and Bridging Educators New Zealand Conference (FABENZ)
Regional communitiesí influences on equity participation in higher education
Supporting Student Mental Wellbeing in Enabling Education: Practices, Pedagogies and a Philosophy of Care; Transitioning Students in Higher Education: Philosophy, Pedagogy and Practice
Transitions to tertiary education: Measuring and minimising inequality between private and public school students in a university outreach program; Journal of Academic Language & Learning
Unlocking the potential within: A preliminary study of individual and community outcomes from a university enabling program in rural Australia; Australian Journal of Adult Learning

Research Projects

Articulating curriculum design principles for open access; Office for Learning & Teaching (OLT)
Enhancing student success: Supporting the mental wellbeing of mature-aged, regional and remote university students; National Centre for Student Equity in Higher Education, Curtin University (NCSEHE)
Improving the 'beaten track': investigating alternative pathways to increase higher education participation for mature-aged low socio-economic status students in regional and remote Australia; Department of Education and Training (DeptET)
Regional communities influences on equity participation in higher education; National Centre for Student Equity in Higher Education, Curtin University (NCSEHE)

Research Candidate Supervision