Speaker bio

Professor Betty Leask

Professor Betty Leask

Pro Vice-Chancellor Teaching and Learning
La Trobe University

Internationalisation of international education: Connecting people and ideas and exploring possibilities
Wednesday 19 October, 10.30am

Professor Betty Leask is an internationally respected leader in internationalisation of the curriculum, an area in which she has researched and published extensively since 2001. She is Professor of Internationalisation and Pro Vice-Chancellor Teaching and Learning at La Trobe University, where she leads curriculum innovation and change across the institution. In 2010, she was awarded a national teaching fellowship on Internationalisation of the Curriculum in Action, which engaged academic staff in different disciplines in internationalisation of the curriculum (www.ioc.global ). Betty is Editor-in-Chief of the ‘Journal of Studies in International Education’ and Honorary Visiting Researcher at the Centre for Higher Education Internationalisation, Universita Cattolica del Sacre Cuore in Milan.

Key dates

1 June 2016 - Registration opens

19 August 2016- Early bird closes

18 October 2016 - Conference starts