Dr Ella Jeffery

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Faculty of Creative Industries, Education & Social Justice,
School of Creative Practice,
Creative Writing


Personal details

Positions

Lecturer
Faculty of Creative Industries, Education & Social Justice,
School of Creative Practice,
Creative Writing

Qualifications

  • PhD (Queensland University of Technology)

Professional memberships and associations


  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)
  • Varuna Alumni Association
  • American Association of Australasian Literary Studies (AAALS)

Teaching

I coordinate, design and teach courses in creative writing, as well as coordinating multidisciplinary units that service the entire creative industries cohort. My teaching practice is characterised by my versatility, innovation, engagement with industry and focus on collaboration. I draw on my industry experience to develop engaging and authentic learning activities. I am a recipient of the Creative Industries Faculty’s Teaching Innovation and Excellence Award and was nominated in two categories at the 2020 Vice Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence: the David Gardiner Teacher of the Year award, and in the Teaching and Research Excellence category.

Unit Coordination:

KYB102: Pathways to a Creative Career

KWB326: Creative Writing Project 2

KWB117: Australian Voices: Writing and Practice

KWB116: Creative Non-Fiction

Teaching and Lecturing:

KWB212: Poetry and Poetics

KWB215: Dangerous Ideas: Contemporary Debates in Writing

KWB118: Introduction to Creative Writing

CWB110: Introduction to Literary and Cultural Studies

CWB212: Shakespeare: Then and Now

KWB302/KWB303: Situated Creative Practice

Experience

Publications

QUT ePrints

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Supervision