About the
LT&Q Team

The LT&Q team works collaboratively to develop and implement innovative teaching strategies, support curriculum development, and uphold high standards of academic quality. By integrating innovative teaching methods, facilitating professional development opportunities, and driving continuous improvement initiatives, LT&Q plays a crucial role in fostering an engaging and effective learning environment.

Kathy Douglas

Associate Deputy Vice Chancellor, Learning, Teaching & Quality

Kathy leads the College of Business and Law learning, teaching and quality portfolio including governance, student satisfaction, program development and innovation in pedagogy. In her learning and teaching research she has published regarding blended learning, roleplay, and experiential pedagogy and video annotation.

Previously, she was the Dean of the Graduate School of Business and Law at RMIT. She was appointed in September 2018 and led a high performing school focussed on industry engaged learning and research. In 2020 she was awarded the Vice Chancellor's leadership award for Imagination. In 2021 she oversaw a review of learning and teaching governance in the College. For part of 2022 she was also Interim Director of Digital 3, an education aggregator that brought together digital research and education initiatives in the College.

Kathy has served on academic board and chaired the higher education committee of academic board in 2020. For many years she was an occasional chair of the University Appeals Committee. Kathy has a passion for impactful leadership that benefits students, staff and the communities that RMIT engages with, including industry.

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Penny Mouyis
Executive Support Officer

Academic
Specialists

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Konrad Peszynski
Head of Teaching & Learning Bachelor of Business Program Director
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Simon Thorton
Work Integrated Learning & Bachelor of Business (Professional Practice) Program Director
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Meg Colasante
Lecturer (Early Career Development Fellow) & Work Integrated Learning

Academic Capabilities & Professional Development

ACPD are here for CoBL’s academics. We provide guidance on learning and teaching practices that are evidence-based and strategically aligned with CoBL and RMIT directions.

We utilise scholarly informed methods to develop teaching staff capability for learning and teaching in higher education, and we provide resources for Awards, SoTL and career development activities for academic staff.

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Ishpal Sandhu
Principal Advisor Learning & Teaching
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Craig Williamson
Senior L&T Specialist
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Feren Yen
Senior L&T Specialist
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Patrick Lynch
Senior L&T Specialist
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Ying Zhou
Senior L&T Specialist

Quality
Enhancement

The Learning and Teaching Quality Enhancement Team provides collaborative support to the quality and continuous improvement initiatives and projects within the College of Business and Law.

A division of the broader Learning and Teaching portfolio, the team offers a number of essential services to the College of Business and Law and its Schools including: advice in relation to program and course development and review, leading the College's and University’s formal program and course approval processes amongst other quality and enhancement areas.

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Georgia Katounas

Senior Manager, Quality Enhancement

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Fiona Demertzdis
Senior Officer
Quality Enhancement
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John Pastoriza-Pinol
Quality Enhancement
Coordinator
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Kathy Egan

Senior Quality Enhancement
Coordinator

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Jacqulyn Smith
Quality Enhancement
Coordinator
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Jona Xhaferi

Quality Enhancement
Coordinator

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Tilly Kulasinghe
Quality Enhancement
Coordinator

Learning Design

The Learning Design Team provides collaborative processes and learning design expertise to assist educators in the design and development of innovative content for students.

Multimedia & Digital Development

The Multimedia & Digital Development (MaDD) Team’s primary remit is on the production of video and digital learning assets in-line with course development and work closely with the learning design team and educators to produce engaging learning materials.   

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Lionel Chew

Senior Manager, Learning Design & Development

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Leona Norris

Manager, Learning Design

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Komal Chawla
Senior Learning Designer
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Jamilah Lambert

Senior Learning Designer

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Senior Learning Designer
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Benedict Ciantar

Learning Designer

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Tran Thuy Nguyen
Senior Learning Designer
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Talia Lewis

Learning Designer

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Mark Brown

Senior Learning Designer

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Rebecca Lim

Learning Designer

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Nick Lekakis

Senior Learning Designer

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Pete Fernandes
Learning Designer
Jonathan
Jonathan Quah

Manager,
Multimedia and Digital Development

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Norman Chee
Digital Asset
Developer
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Delaney Gray

Digital Media
Designer

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Alvin Khoe
Digital Media
Designer
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Titania Rosari
Digital Media
Designer
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Charlie Chiu
Digital Media
Designer