SEE research candidates

CandidateDegreeThesis titleSupervisors
Lisa Ryan PhD

 Localising the Global Eco-Schools Program in South Africa: A postcolonial analysis

Principal supervisor: A/Prof Jo-Anne Ferreira; External Supervisor: A/Prof Julie Matthews; Co-Supervisor: Dr Amy Cutter-Mackenzie

Lisa Siegal PhD

 Young People’s Life Path in Environmental Education: From Unawareness to Agency

Principal supervisor: Prof Amy Cutter-Mackenzie; Co-Supervisor: Dr Anne Bellert

Teresa Carapeto Honours

  Sustainability and Indian medieval history

Principal Supervisor: Prof Amy Cutter-Mackenzie; Co-Supervisor: Dr Anne Bellert

Richard Wylie PhD

Marine and coastal education in Australia and the Pacific Island countries and territories: a scoping study in primary schools

Principal Supervisor: Professor Amy Cutter-Mackenzie; Co-supervisor: Dr Marianne Logan

Marilyn Ahern PhD

An tairseach (the threshold): an investigation to gauge the effectiveness of connecting the emerging scientific story of the universe with authentic primary school environmental education

Principal Supervisor: Professor Amy Cutter-Mackenzie; Co-supervisor: Dr Brad Shipway

Ferdousi Khatun PhD

Bangladeshi Adolescent Ecoliteracy in Postcolionial Times

Principal Supervisor: Professor Amy Cutter-Mackenzie; Co-supervisor: Dr Marianne Logan

Maia Osborn PhD

An Exploration of School-University-Community Pedagogies and Partnerships within Environmental Education and Sustainability Pre-service Teacher Education

Principal Supervisor: Professor Amy Cutter-Mackenzie; Co-supervisor: Dr Marianne Logan

David Rousell PhD

States and territories: sustainability, pedagogy, art

Principal Supervisor: Professor Amy Cutter-Mackenzie; Co-supervisor: Dr Lexi Cutcher

David Ellis PhD Whole-of-school and whole-of-system approaches to education for sustainability: uptake of environmental technology in schools

Principal Supervisor: Professor Bill Boyd; Co-supervisor: Associate Professor Amy Cutter-Mackenzie

Tracy Young PhD (Monash University)

An analysis of young children's biophilic connections with animals

Principal Supervisor: Dr Jane Bone; Co-supervisor (External): Professor Amy Cutter-Mackenzie

 Completed

Meg Wyatt PhD (Monash University) Completed Academics' conceptions of teaching sustainability

Principal Supervisor: Dr Barbara Clarke; Co-supervisor (External): Professor Amy Cutter-Mackenzie

Julia Truscott Masters (by research) Completed An exploration of nature-based play at Australian preschools

Principal Supervisor: Professor Anne Graham; Co-supervisor: Professor Amy Cutter-Mackenzie

Helen Widdop-Quinton

PhD
(Completed)
Place matters: exploring adolescents' preferred environmental places and learning

Principal Supervisor: Professor Amy Cutter-Mackenzie; Co-supervisor: Professor Anne Graham

Amy Peluchetti

Honours

(Completed)

Musica.techno.biophilia

Principal Supervisor: Dr Barry Hill; Co-supervisor: David Rousell

Simone Blom

Honours

(Completed)

How do parents mediate children's experiences in nature? Principal supervisor: Amy Cutter-Mackenzie; Co-supervisor: Dr Marianne Logan

Featured Research Candidate:

Ferdousi Khatun came to Australia from Dhaka, Bangladesh as a Southern Cross University PhD candidate in the School of Education. Her research aims to investigate the environmental attitudes of adolescents in Bangladesh - a place where environmental concerns often take a backseat to the business of survival. Read more...