A conversation with Susan Groundwater-Smith

Date / Time: 26 October 2012 / 30 October 2012
Venue: Hamilton and Windermere campuses

Susan Groundwater-Smith
Susan Groundwater-Smith

Susan Groundwater-Smith is an honorary Professor in the Division of Professional Learning at the University of Sydney. She is convenor of the Coalition of Knowledge Building Schools, established to engage in ongoing systematic practitioner enquiry. She works with a range of universities in Australia, the UK and the Netherlands and has published widely in practitioner research including an edited book with Anne Campbell, An ethical approach to practitioner research: Issues and dilemmas in action research (2007).

Susan will be our WMIER Visiting Professor over the next three years. In this session she will outline some of her research interests. These include collaborative action research, working in partnership with schools and student voice. This will be an excellent opportunity to meet and talk with a new colleague.

Susan will hold a session at both the Hamilton campus and Windermere campus, Tauranga:


Date: Friday 26 October, 2012
Time: 11am – 1pm
Venue: TT.5.01 (Freyberg Room)


Date: Tuesday 30 October, 2012
Time: 10am – 12pm
Venue: V.125

Please direct queries to Margaret Drummond by email to [email protected] or telephone +64 7 858 5171