LEBA Honorary Appointments - EVENTS 2013

"New Futures for studies in society, business, the arts and learning"

Faculty of Law, Education, Business and Arts

Adjuncts symposia

14-15 November 2013

The School of Education, Orange 2, level 4

The "Old Council Room"

The overall key objectives will be to:

  • develop a book proposal from our session
  • clarify and explore directions for the roles of adjuncts in the Faculty
  • develop ideas and to formalise adjuncts

Day 1 sessions will be 30 minutes presentation, 20 minutes response and 10 minutes general questions. the responders will provide constructive feedback, advice and identify strengths and gaps in a collegial manner.

The days are informal and are to be a way to develop and explore ideas and connections



Professor Peter Kell, Head of School of Education, Charles Darwin University

Title: New Futures for Studies in Society as a project for adjuncts


Dr Kevin Gillan, Executive Director Education Partnerships, Department of Education, Northern Territory Government

Title: New Futures in Northern Territory Education?

Prof Peter Kell

10.30am-11amMorning tea


Professor Kathryn Moyle, Executive Director, Charles Darwin University

Title: Differentiated learning, technologies and school improvement: what experience and research can tell us

Prof Sue Shore


Professor Dennis Shoesmith, School of Creative Arts & Humanities, Charles Darwin University

Title: Opening a field of research on a unique frontier: governance studies in Timor-Leste and Eastern Indonesia

Prof Peter Kell




Professor Mike Gaffney, University Professorial Fellow, Charles Darwin University

Title: Life After the Education Revolution

Prof Peter Kell

Short break


Gary Fry, Principal in Residence, Centre for School Leadership, Learning and Development, Charles Darwin University

Title: Breaking the pattern of Australian educational inequality: Future directions in education research

Dr Kevin Gillan


Dr Jenny Robinson, NT Department of Education

Title: Synergy of silos, a case study of success: University and School develop new ground




Conference dinner: Saffrron Restaurant, Parap

9am-10.30amStructure and themes for the bookProf Peter Kell
10.30am-11amMorning tea
11am-12pmWorking on copy/abstracts for the bookProf Sue Shore
1pm-3.30pmDeveloping a book proposalProf Peter Kell
3.30pm-4pmAfternoon tea and wind up