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Associate Professor Jennifer Allen

Dean of Students

Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic)

Career Summary

Biography

Research Expertise
- Education

Qualifications

  • PhD, University of Sydney
  • Diploma in Education, University of Newcastle
  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Newcastle
  • Master of Educational Studies, University of Newcastle

Keywords

  • Education
  • Educational Psychology
  • Philosophy of Education
  • Social and Emotional wellbeing
  • Sociology of Education

Fields of Research

Code Description Percentage
130399 Specialist Studies in Education not elsewhere classified 50
220299 History and Philosophy of Specific Fields not elsewhere classified 50

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

Title Organisation / Department
Senior Lecturer University of Newcastle
School of Education
Australia

Academic appointment

Dates Title Organisation / Department
1/01/2000 - 1/12/2006 Senior Lecturer University of Newcastle
School of Education
Australia
1/01/1998 - 1/12/1998 Preschool Director Gunnedah Community Preschool
Australia
1/01/1992 - 1/12/2000 Lecturer University of Newcastle
Faculty of Education
Australia
1/01/1989 - 1/12/1992 Lecturer Hunter Institute of Higher Education
University Library (formerly Education Services)
Australia
1/01/1985 - 1/12/1987 Primary Teacher Gunnedah Christian School
Australia
1/01/1981 - 1/01/1982 Research Assistant University of Newcastle
Faculty of Education
Australia

Professional appointment

Dates Title Organisation / Department
1/01/1982 - 1/12/1984 Recreation Officer NSW Department of Leisure, Sport & Tourism
Australia
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Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.


Book (1 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2004 Allen JA, Sociology of Education: Possibilities and Practices, Social Science Press, South Melbourne, VIC, 452 (2004) [A3]

Chapter (1 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2004 Allen JA, 'Searching for hidden potatoes: Social research in education', Sociology of Education: Possibilities and Practices, Social Science Press, South Melbourne, VIC 3-28 (2004) [B2]

Conference (5 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2010 Allen JA, 'The 'Authored' journey in researching lived experience', AARE 2010 Conference Proceedings, Melbourne, Vic (2010) [E1]
2006 Allen JA, 'Teachers heard or herd: when research silences teacher stories', AARE 05. Education Research. Creative Dissent: Constructive Solutions, Parramatta, Sydney, Australia (2006) [E2]
2006 Allen JA, Vincent K, 'Journeys: Supporting innovation in teacher education throughout Australia', AARE 05. Education Research. Creative Dissent: Constructive Solutions, Parramatta, Sydney, Australia (2006) [E2]
2005 Vincent K, Hazell T, Allen JA, Griffiths TG, 'New Times, New Teachers: Valuing Social And Emotional Wellbeing In Teacher Education', Australian Teacher Education Association. Teacher Education: Local & Global. Conference Proceedings, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia (2005) [E1]
Co-authors Tom Griffiths
2004 Allen JA, 'Does philosophical research do teachers any good? The place of deconstruction and transformative action in teacher research', Abstracts of Paper, Melbourne (2004) [E3]
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants 3
Total funding $28,099

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20091 grants / $25,000

An investigation into the governance structures and internal dynamics of a Multisite Religious Non-Profit Organisation$25,000

Funding body: Baptist Union of New South Wales

Funding body Baptist Union of New South Wales
Project Team Associate Professor Jennifer Allen
Scheme Research Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2009
Funding Finish 2009
GNo G0900235
Type Of Funding Contract - Aust Non Government
Category 3AFC
UON Y

20031 grants / $2,400

International Humanties Conference$2,400

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Associate Professor Jennifer Allen
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2003
Funding Finish 2003
GNo G0183217
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

19961 grants / $699

Educational Research: Building New Partnerships, Singapore, 25-29 Nov 1996$699

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Associate Professor Jennifer Allen
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 1996
Funding Finish 1996
GNo G0177002
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y
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Associate Professor Jennifer Allen

Position

Dean of Students
Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic)
Academic Division

Contact Details

Email jennifer.allen@newcastle.edu.au
Phone (02) 4921 7778
Fax (02) 4921 7151

Office

Room SC3.05
Building Student Services Building
Location Callaghan
University Drive
Callaghan, NSW 2308
Australia
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