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Dr Alexander Beveridge

Lecturer

School of Humanities and Social Science (Community Welfare)

Career Summary

Biography

Research Expertise
Social theory Social Policy and Social Administration Community Development Welfare Sector Management Human Rights, Advocacy and Social Change Education Research Achievements Goals and Achievement Behaviour Constructivism and Experience-Based Learning Critical Thinking and Mastery Achievement Goals

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Education, University of Newcastle
  • Bachelor of Arts (Social Science), Curtin University of Technology
  • Associate Diploma in Social Welfare, University of Newcastle
  • Master of Educational Studies, University of Newcastle

Keywords

  • Community development
  • Constructivism
  • Human Rights
  • Social theory
  • Welfare management

Fields of Research

Code Description Percentage
169999 Studies in Human Society not elsewhere classified 100

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

Title Organisation / Department
Lecturer University of Newcastle
School of Humanities and Social Science
Australia
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Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.


Journal article (1 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
1999 Plath DA, English BA, Connors L, Beveridge AR, 'Evaluating the outcomes of intensive critical thinking instruction for social work students', Social Work Education, 18 207-217 (1999) [C1]

Conference (1 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2007 Beveridge AR, Archer J, 'Motivational implications of problem-based learning for the preparation of social workers', Proceedings of the Australian Association for Research in Education 2006 Annual Conference, Adelaide (2007) [E2]
Co-authors Jennifer Archer
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Research Supervision

Number of supervisions

Completed1
Current2

Total current UON EFTSL

PhD0.7

Current Supervision

Commenced Level of Study Research Title / Program / Supervisor Type
2014 PhD Considering Child Protection in Australia Beyond the Neo-Liberal Frame
Studies In Human Society, Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Co-Supervisor
2013 PhD A Critical Analysis of a Theology of Disability in the Australian Catholic Church: A Qualitative Study into Contemporary Inclusionary Practices
Religious Studies, Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor

Past Supervision

Year Level of Study Research Title / Program / Supervisor Type
2006 Masters Assessment of the Rehabilitation Needs of Those with a Psychiatric Disability in the Hunter Valley
Social Work, Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Sole Supervisor
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Dr Alexander Beveridge

Position

Lecturer
School of Humanities and Social Science
Faculty of Education and Arts

Focus area

Community Welfare

Contact Details

Email alex.beveridge@newcastle.edu.au
Phone (02) 4921 6772
Fax (02) 4921 6995

Office

Room W352 3rd floor, Behavioural Science Building
Building Behavioural Sciences
Location Callaghan
University Drive
Callaghan, NSW 2308
Australia
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