Jane Skalicky Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia 2015

Jane Skalicky

Jane Skalicky – BEd (Hons), PhD Jane Skalicky is the Director, Student Life and Learning at the University of Tasmania. Jane leads a team of academic and professional staff, including student leaders, working across all UTAS campuses to provide tertiary preparation courses, language and academic skill development, academic transition programs, career development, student advice and support, as well as a range of peer learning and engagement programs for all students – both domestic and international; and including on campus and online. Jane also contributes to strategic initiatives and policy development that advance student learning, engagement and experience within the context of faculties, centres, and institutes and at the institutional level. Jane has held management positions in both education and industry. Jane’s teaching and coordination experience spans thirty years and at a tertiary level includes mathematics education for pre-service teachers, academic staff development, and training and supporting student peer leaders. In 2009, Jane was awarded a Vice Chancellor’s Citation for Outstanding Contribution to Student Learning.

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