Previous Workshops

Center for Academic Staff Professional Development

SPRING 2013

Workshop Topic Date Proposed Presenters
SPSS refresher's course: intensive module January 28-31 10:00 am - 1:00 pm Dr. Tchan Latif
Associate Professor, Faculty of Computer Science and Engineering, UOWD
SMP training to new staff 3 sessions
February 12,27
March 12
Dr Payyazhi Jayashree
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
Head, Centre for Academic Staff Professional Development (CASPD), UOWD
Designing Assessments to Prevent Plagiarism February 6
1:00 - 2:30 pm
Dr Swapna Koshy
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
Research cycle including grants, research management, discoverability and impact February 18
12:00-2:00 pm
Ms Lucia Tome, Research Training Librarian at UOW
Ms Alison Pepper, Electronic Services Librarian, UOW
Enhancing skills in Qualitative techniques - N Vivo 9 Monday
March 18
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Dr Valerie Lindsay
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
Story-telling as a Research Methodology April 24
1:00 – 2:30 pm
Dr. Mona Mustafa
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD

WORKSHOPS - FALL 2012

Date Time Workshop Topic Proposed Presenters
September 11 3:00 - 4:30 pm SMP/Turnitin training Dr Payyazhi Jayashree
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
Head, Centre for Academic Staff Professional Development (CASPD), UOWD
September 19 1:00 - 2:30 pm SMP/Turnitin training Dr Payyazhi Jayashree
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
Head, Centre for Academic Staff Professional Development (CASPD), UOWD
September 25 1:30 - 2:30 pm Being a successful HDR Supervisor : Reflections after 20 years of experience Professor Brian Ferry
Deputy Dean, Faculty of Education, UOW
September 26 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Tutorial Allocation System training for Tutors Dr Payyazhi Jayashree
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
Head, Centre for Academic Staff Professional Development (CASPD), UOWD
Dr Arijit Sikdar
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
Mr Saad Hilal
Senior Coordinator, Student Systems and Exams, UOWD
September 26 1:00 - 2:30 pm Motivating a research paper using appropriate literature Dr. Scott Fargher
Associate Professor, Faculty of Finance and Accounting, UOWD
October 3 1:00 - 2:30 pm Developing your own Research Profile Professor Brian Ferry
Deputy Dean, Faculty of Education, UOW
October 10 1:00 - 2:30 pm Effective Assessments Professor Brian Ferry
Deputy Dean, Faculty of Education, UOW
November 21 1:00 - 2:30 pm Doctoral research supervision, an introduction Professor Ghassan Aouad
President, UOWD
November 28 1:00 - 2:30 pm How to develop a sound research proposal Dr. Kathy Shen
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD

WORKSHOPS - SUMMER 2012

Date Time Topic Presenter
June 6, 2012

3:00 - 4:00 pm

Orientation program for postgraduate students at Sydney Business School: An experience sharing session

Dr Nelson Perera
Associate Professor, UOW

WORKSHOPS - SPRING 2012

Date Time Topic Presenter
Thursday
February 23
5:00-6:00 pm SMP training to new staff - group session Dr Payyazhi Jayashree
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
Head, Centre for Academic Staff Professional Development (CASPD), UOWD
Feb, Mar & Apr SMP training to new staff - three(3) individual sessions Dr Payyazhi Jayashree
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
Head, Centre for Academic Staff Professional Development (CASPD), UOWD
March 7 12:30-1:30 pm Promoting Global Virtual Teams across the Globe: Cultural & Experiential Learning in IB/IM Education Dr Norhayati Zakaria
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
Monday
March 12
1:30-2:30 pm Turnitin training to new staff - group session Dr Swapna Koshy
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
April 4 12:30-1:00 pm Abolition of PC Grades and New Grading Scheme Ms Sandra Lee
Manager, Registrar, UOWD
April 18 1:00-1:30 pm Poster Presentation: An Innovative Assessment Method Dr Swapna Koshy
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
May 9 2:00-2:30 pm Abolition of PC Grades and New Grading Scheme Ms Sandra Lee
Manager, Registrar, UOWD
June 6 3:00 - 4:00 pm Orientation program for postgraduate students at Sydney Business School: An experience sharing session Dr Nelson Perera
Associate Professor, UOW

WORKSHOPS - AUTUMN 2011

Date Time Topic Presenter
September 12
Monday
12:30-1:30 pm ULT Unit 2 overview session Dr Payyazhi Jayashree
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
Head, Centre for Academic Staff Professional Development (CASPD), UOWD
October 5 1:30-2:30 pm Teaching and Learning at UOW Prof Rob Castle
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic), UOW
October 12 12:30-2:30 pm Effective Team Teaching: Challenges, Benefits and Strategies in Collaborative Teaching Dr Eugenie Samier
Senior Lecturer, Coordinator EdD at British University In Dubai
October 26 1:30-2:30 pm Long Case Based Learning – The Salzburg University of Applied Sciences experience
A roundtable led by Dr Peter Hosie
Dr Peter Hosie
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
Nov 2 12:30-2:30 pm Introduction to Record Management System (RMS) Mr Joseph Aninias
Manager Information Technology and Telecommunication Services, UOWD
Ms Asma Damankesh
Technical Support Engineer, UOWD
Nov 23 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Designing Assessments for Deeper Learning and Preventing Plagiarism Dr Linda Colburn
Assistant Professor, Zayed University

WORKSHOPS - SPRING 2011

Date Time Topic Presenter
January 12 12:30-1:30 pm ULT Unit 2 briefing Dr Payyazhi Jayashree
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
Head, Centre for Academic Staff Professional Development (CASPD), UOWD
January 19 12:30-2:30 pm "EndNote Version 13 Introductory" through Web of Science, Scopus and Summon search Ms Saba Ghaffar
Library Manager, UOWD
February 2 1:00-2:30 pm How to get involved in Research Prof Brian Lehaney
Interim Director of Postgraduate Research, UOWD
February 16 1:00-2:30 pm BlackBoard - Follow up session Dr Catherine Todd
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Computer Science and Engineering, UOWD
February 23 12:30-1:30 pm QA processes & its significance for teaching & learning Prof Mohamed Khalifa
VP (Academic), UOWD
February 27 & 28 10:00 am - 1:00 pm Supervisory Accreditation Program - Module 1: Mentoring, Peer Support and Review Ms Beryl Comar
Consultant and Trainer, Change Associate, Dubai
March 1 All day Supervisory Accreditation Program – Module 2 : HDR Supervision Prof Whelan
President, UOWD
Prof Khalifa
VP (Academic), UOWD
Prof Lehaney
Interim Director of Postgraduate Research, UOWD
March 9 12:30-2:30 pm RIS training Mr Immanuel Moonesar
Institutional Research Officer, Office of Institutional Effectiveness, UOWD
March 23 1:00-2:30 pm Developing a Mentoring System for Research: Challenges and Opportunities Prof Brian Lehaney
Interim Director of Postgraduate Research, UOWD
March 29 3:00-5:00 pm Bloom’s Taxonomy Dr Barbara Harold
Senior Faculty member, College of Education, ZU
June 8 5:00 - 6:00 pm SMP & Turnitin training Dr Payyazhi Jayashree
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
Head, Centre for Academic Staff Professional Development (CASPD), UOWD

WORKSHOPS - AUTUMN 2010

Date Time Topic Presenter
Sep 19 1:00 - 2:00 pm Educational Strategies Development Fund (ESDF) Grant Scheme Information workshop Dr Geraldine Lefoe
Associate Professor and Acting Head
Centre for Educational Development, Innovation and Recognition (CEDiR)
Academic Services Division, UOW
Oct 17 11:30 - 12:30 pm Turnitin Dr Swapna Koshy
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
Oct 18 1:00 - 1:30 pm SMP for new staff Dr Payyazhi Jayashree
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
Head, Centre for Academic Staff Professional Development (CASPD), UOWD
Nov 10 1:00-2:00 pm Academic Research Resources and the Office of Institutional Effectiveness Dr Daniel Kratochvil
Head, Institutional Effectiveness, UOWD
Nov 24 2:30 - 3:15pm Registration for Web CT Vista Dr Soly Biju
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Computer Science and Engineering, UOWD
Dec 15 12:30 - 2:30pm Using Blackboard, uploading lectures and assignments, Using discussion folders Dr Soly Biju
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Computer Science and Engineering, UOWD
Dec 16 12:30-1:30 pm ULT-2 meeting for Autumn session participants Dr Payyazhi Jayashree
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
Head, Centre for Academic Staff Professional Development (CASPD), UOWD
Dec 23 12:30 - 2:30pm More features in Blackboard, including designing self-tests and assessment tools Dr Soly Biju
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Computer Science and Engineering, UOWD

WORKSHOPS - SUMMER 2010

Date Time Topic Presenter
May 27 11 am - 12:15 pm ULT Unit 2 Module overview session Dr Payyazhi Jayashree
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
Head, Centre for Academic Staff Professional Development (CASPD), UOWD
June 6th 2:00-3:00 pm Neuro Linguistic Programming - the study of what works in thinking, language and behaviour. Mrs Christina Richards-Whelan
Consultant and Trainer, Change Associate, Dubai
Ms Beryl Comar
Consultant and Trainer, Change Associate, Dubai
June 9th and 10th 12:30-2:30 pm Formal Peer Review of Teaching by Observation Workshop Dr Gordon Joughin
ULT unit 1 & unit 2 Coordinator – Centre For Educational Development and Interactive Resources, University of Wollongong (CEDIR), UOW
July 27 3:00-4:00 pm SMP for new staff Dr Payyazhi Jayashree
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
Head, Centre for Academic Staff Professional Development (CASPD), UOWD
Aug 3rd 4:00-4:30 pm SMP for new staff Dr Payyazhi Jayashree
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
Head, Centre for Academic Staff Professional Development (CASPD), UOWD
Sep 7,8 All day ULT Unit 1 ZU Education Experts
Sep 28, 29, 30 All day ULT Unit 1 UOW Education Experts

Workshops conducted as part of ULT Unit 1 (September 7,8,28,29,30) Presenter
Learning and Teaching at UOWD Prof Rob Whelan (President, UOWD)
Designing Lectures for Active Learning Dr Toni Briegel (Associate Professor, College of Education, ZU)
Outcomes-Based Assessment – Principles of Constructive Alignment Prof. Kenneth Carr (Assistant Dean, College of Education, ZU)
Turnitin : Relevance and implications for Assessments Dr Swapna Koshy (Assistant Professor, UOWD)
Groups and Group Work Dr Stephen Anderson (Associate Professor, College of Education, ZU)
Designing Assessments for Deeper learning and Preventing Plagiarism Dr Barbra Harold (Senior Faculty member, College of Education, ZU)
Creating inclusive learning environments Dr Catherine Layton (ULT Unit 2 Coordinator, UOW)
Preparing for teaching practice: Feedback Dr Gordon Joughin, ULT Unit 1 Coordinator, UOW, and Dr Payyazhi Jayashree
Developing an educational philosophy Dr Catherine Layton (ULT Unit 2 Coordinator, UOW)
QA process and its significance for Teaching and Learning Dr Mohammed Salem (Dean, Faculty of Computer Science & Engineering, UOWD)
Teaching / Subject evaluation Dr Daniel Kratochvil (Head, Institutional Effectiveness, UOWD)
Blended learning methodologies Prof. Mohamed Khalifa(VP Academic, UOWD)
Teaching-Research Nexus - Using Research to Inform Teaching Prof. Rob Whelan (President, UOWD)

WORKSHOPS - SPRING 2010

Date Time Topic Presenter
January 10-14 9.00 am - 5.30 pm Case Teaching and Writing Dr Jim Erskine
Ivey Business School of Canada
January 13 10:30 am - 1:30 pm Research Skill Development Dr Said Al-Sarawi
Senior Lecturer, University of Adelaide
January 28 3:00-4:00 pm SMP and Turnitin for new staff Dr Payyazhi Jayashree
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
Head, Centre for Academic Staff Professional Development (CASPD), UOWD
February 10 12:30-2:00 pm Business Planning Mr Charlie Shea
Instructor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
February 17 1:30-2:30 pm Results of Class Feedback – Discussion and Way Forward Dr David Van Over
Dean, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
February 24 9.00 am - 10.30 am Blended Learning - E-Learning Methodologies Chris Brewer
Learning Designer, University of Wollongong
March 3 1:30-2:30 pm Academic Writing - How to Write Research Papers Prof Mohamed Khalifa
Vice President (Academic), UOWD
March 10 1:30-2:30 pm How to Write a Research Proposal Professor Kenneth Wilson,
Director, National Research Foundation
March 17 2:30-3:30 pm SMP and Turnitin for new staff Dr Payyazhi Jayashree
March 24 1:30-2:30 pm Research Methodology Dr Kathy Shen
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
April 21 1:30-2:30 pm Making Conference Presentations to Gain Attention and Enhance Retention Professor Whelan
President, UOWD

WORKSHOPS - AUTUMN 2009

Date Topic Presenter
September SMP and Turnitin Training Dr Payyazhi Jayashree
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management
Head, Centre for Academic Staff Professional Development (CASPD), UOWD
October 14 Orientation to Admissions Process Ms Sandra Lee
Manager, Registrar, UOWD
October 21 Academic Advising Discussion Dr Payyazhi Jayashree
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management
Head, Centre for Academic Staff Professional Development (CASPD) Ms Joice Priya
Institutional Effectiveness Officer, UOWD
October 28 Turnitin - Relevance and implications for Assessments Dr Swapna Koshy
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
November 4 How to Develop a Marketing Plan for a program - and - Registration Process Mr Jay Jaytilaka
Manager, Marketing & External Relations, UOWD

Ms Coleen Symss
Deputy Registrar, UOWD
November 11 Copyright Law and Implications For Academic Institutions - How to Prevent Violations Dr Jawahitha Sarabdeen
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management, UOWD
November 25 Student-Centred Learning Prof Mohamed Khalifa
Vice President (Academic), UOWD
December 8 SMP training for CLC staff Dr Payyazhi Jayashree
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Management
Head, Centre for Academic Staff Professional Development (CASPD)