Ms Kellie Johns Learning Advisor (English as an Additional Language, Postgraduate by Research)
Kellie has a particular interest in working with postgraduate students to enhance written communication. Kellie has significant experience in teaching English as an Additional Language. She believes learning is more effective when learners are pro-active, take control and make decisions.
Mr Lyle Cleeland Learning Advisor (Academic English and English as an Additional Language)
Lyle works to support students and staff develop Academic Language and Literacy across a range of subjects and disciplines. He has a particular interest in supporting English as an Additional Language students.
Dr Maree Corkeron Learning Advisor (Maths and Science)
Maree works with students studying in science, engineering, IT, health and veterinary science to strengthen literacy, numeracy and study skills. Maree aims to enhance student success by helping develop effective strategies that facilitate independent, successful learning.
Mr Kerry Aitken Learning Advisor (Maths and Science)
Kerry works with students to develop their academic literacy and numeracy skills in STEM disciplines. He believes that no student should “go it alone” and all have the potential to achieve if support is available.
Dr Maria Pappalardo PASS (Peer Assisted Study Sessions) Townsville Coordinator
Maria coordinates the PASS program, and works across all JCU colleges to support undergraduate students. After training in chemical research, she developed an interest in how different educational strategies can benefit students with diverse ranges of needs.