Head of Department
Doctor Trudy Ambler
Doctor Trudy Ambler has a background in teaching and has led extensive research into how teachers learn and the student experience. Ambler holds a Masters and PhD and her research interests include the value of mentoring and how teachers engage in peer review processes.
Doctor Alice Te Punga Somerville
Doctor Te Punga Somerville taught Pacific and Indigenous literature within New Zealand and at the University of Hawaii-Manoa before joining the staff at Macquarie. She is an author and poet, whose research contextualises Maori, Pacific and Indigenous peoples’ stories.