Deans and Directors of Creative Arts


The Australian Council of Deans and Directors of Creative Arts (DDCA) is a representative body for the creative arts in the Australian tertiary sector, advocating the value of creative arts education and research not only to the sector, but also to society and culture more broadly. We acknowledge the 47

PROFESSOR CLIVE BARSTOW, Edith Cowan University Research interests History and culture, practice-led research, Chinese-Australian interactions, re-imagining time and place, storytelling through assemblage. Teaching interests Cultural histories, cross-cultural language. Mentoring interests Academic leadership and strategic thinking. PROFESSOR CRAIG BATTY, University of South Australia Research interests I have experience in mentoring in

ACEN The Australian Collaborative Education Network Offers resources and support for work-integrated learning and mentoring programs in higher education https://acen.edu.au/ AITSL Australian Institute of Teaching and School Leadership https://www.aitsl.edu.au/teach/improve-practice/practical-guides/mentoring Universities Australia Offers publications and resources on mentoring best practices for Australian universities https://www.universitiesaustralia.edu.au/ ACER Australian Council for Educational Research Publishes reports and

The Senate Education and Employment Legislation Committee invited the DDCA to make a submission to its inquiry into the provisions of the Higher Education Support Amendment (Response to the Australian Universities Accord Interim Report) Bill 2023. DDCA + ACUADS joint submission: We, the Australian Council of Deans and Directors of