Dr Kath O'Brien

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Faculty of Health,
School of Exercise & Nutrition Sciences


Personal details

Positions

Lecturer
Faculty of Health,
School of Exercise & Nutrition Sciences

Keywords

Sport Officiating, High Performance, Learning, Pedagogy, Education

Discipline

Human Movement and Sports Science

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Qualifications

  • PhD (University of Queensland)

Professional memberships and associations


  • Sport Australia - Industry Advisory Group - Officiating
  • Sport Australia - Coach & Officiating Steering Committee
  • The Officiating Collective - Lead Researcher
  • Creator and organiser - The Australian Sport Officiating Summit (ASOS)
  • Founder - QUT Women in Leadership Conference (partnership with QUTSport)

Teaching

Current Teaching:


  • Lecturer - Faculty of Health (School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences)
  • Senior Fellow - Higher Education Academy (FHEA)
  • Unit Coordinator - XNB299; XNB390; EUB420; EUB107
  • Courses - XNB174; XNB188; XNB296
  • Chairperson / Panel Member - QTPA

Previous Employment and Teaching:


  • Casual Academic - University of Queensland (Post-graduate Master of Coaching)
  • Casual Academic and Unit Coordinator - University of New England (UNE)
  • Head of Department (HOD) - HPE and Sport
  • Acting Deputy Principal
  • Secondary Teacher - HPE, Chemistry, Biological Science, Sport & Fitness, Dance
  • Board Member - Touch Football Queensland
  • Executive Officer - Queensland Touch (SWQ)

Experience

Publications

QUT ePrints

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Awards

Supervision