Tertiary education and sustainability transitions

Event Name Tertiary education and sustainability transitions
Start Date 6 Feb 2020 1:00 pm
End Date 6 Feb 2020 2:00 pm
Duration 1 hour
Description

Elizabeth Sidiropoulos, member of the MSDI - Education team.Elizabeth Sidiropoulos, member of the MSDI - Education team.

Elizabeth's work interrogates how tertiary education influences the ability of students to contribute to sustainability transitions.

About

Elizabeth has background in consulting, with experience including organisations in food and beverages as well as telecommunications and insurance industries. Prior to completing her PhD in Education in 2019, Liz was a lecturer at various tertiary institutions including CQUniversity (Melbourne campus) where she taught for 11 years in business education and also began research into student learning for sustainability.

Elizabeth joined the MSDI-Education team in October and her research interests are education and learning for sustainability, transformative learning, the emergence of agency, personal and social change, transformation of complex systems and sustainability transitions, among many others.