Contacts

Meet our staff

Townsville

Dr Andrea Lynch
Manager


Availability: By appointment only


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Ms Kylie Bartlett
Learning Advisor (Arts, Society & Education)


Kylie works to support students and staff develop Academic Language across a range of subjects and disciplines.


Availability: Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm

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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.


Availability: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

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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.


Availability: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

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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.


Availability: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

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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.


Availability: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

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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.


Availability:

Monday and Tuesday 9.00am-12.30pm

Wednesday and Thursday 9.00am-2pm

For more information about PASS : Contact Pass Townsville

Cairns

Dr Kathryn Meldrum
Learning Advisor


Kathryn’s broad background in science, health sciences, education and humanities gives her a great range of experience with which to support students at JCU.


Availability:  Monday to Friday 7:30am to 3:30pm

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Ms Katy Shuttleworth
Learning Advisor (Maths and Science)


Initially an Industrial Chemist, then a Technology Transfer Specialist, and later a Math and Science Teacher, Katy brings experience both in the education and commercial sectors spanning numerous countries worldwide.


Availability:  Monday to Wednesday 8am to 4pm

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Mr Andy Heath
PASS (Peer Assisted Study Sessions) Cairns Program Supervisor


Andy manages PASS, and the Peer Advice Desk, a drop-in service for anyone seeking academic support. He loves the way peer-led programs help both students who use them, and students employed in them, to develop their competence and confidence. He has taught at universities in Australia, Japan and China and his interests include literature, linguistics and creative writing.


Availability:  Monday to Wednesday 9am to 5pm

For more information about PASS : Contact PASS Cairns

How to contact The Learning Centre:

In person

Visit a Learning Advice Desk located on the ground floor of the JCU Library (Townsville and Cairns)

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If you're not able to access our on-campus services, you can contact The Learning Centre for advice and remote assistance.

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Visit our Short Courses and Workshops webpage for registration guidelines. Be sure to check the JCU Events website to find out what else is happening at JCU.

To cancel or change a registration, please send an email to learning@jcu.edu.au

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