HERDSA Queensland Branch

Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia (HERDSA)

The aim of the Queensland branch of HERDSA is to bring together and support the people who are engaged in learning and teaching activities, as well as to promote the development of higher education policy and practice and the scholarship of teaching and learning throughout all regions of Queensland. It aims to promote engagement with state-based and national learning and teaching scholarship and research by enhancing the accessibility and relevance of our activities for members.

Branch Chair

Associate Professor Kerry Russo
Associate Dean Learning, Teaching and Student Engagement
College of Business, Law & Governance
James Cook University

Phone +61 7 4781 4590
Email kerry.russo@jcu.edu.au
View Kerry's Bio


Professor Christy Collis
WIL Coordinator
Creative Industries Faculty, School of Communication
Queensland University of Technology

Phone +61 7 3138 8189
Email c.collis@qut.edu.au
View Christy's Bio

Branch committee members

  • Dr Ruth Greenaway (USC)
  • Mrs Mary-Ann Shuker (Griffith University)
  • Associate Professor Kay Colthorpe (UQ)
  • Ms Trisha Poole (USQ)
  • Dr Dana Burfeind (QUT)