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Associate Professor Jennifer Allen

Dean of Students

Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic)

Career Summary

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

CodeDescriptionPercentage
130399Specialist Studies in Education not elsewhere classified50
220299History and Philosophy of Specific Fields not elsewhere classified50

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

DatesTitleOrganisation / Department
1/01/2014 - Senior LecturerUniversity of Newcastle
School of Education
Australia
12/02/2007 - 31/12/2007PresenterUniversity of Newcastle
Centre for Teaching and Learning
Australia

Academic appointment

DatesTitleOrganisation / Department
1/01/2000 - 1/12/2006Senior LecturerUniversity of Newcastle
School of Education
Australia
1/01/1998 - 1/12/1998Preschool DirectorGunnedah Community Preschool
Australia
1/01/1992 - 1/12/2000LecturerUniversity of Newcastle
Faculty of Education
Australia
1/01/1989 - 1/12/1992LecturerHunter Institute of Higher Education
University Library (formerly Education Services)
Australia
1/01/1985 - 1/12/1987Primary TeacherGunnedah Christian School
Australia
1/01/1981 - 1/01/1982Research AssistantUniversity of Newcastle
Faculty of Education
Australia

Professional appointment

DatesTitleOrganisation / Department
1/01/1982 - 1/12/1984Recreation OfficerNSW 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For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.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)

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

Chapter (1 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2004Allen 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)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2010Allen JA, 'The 'Authored' journey in researching lived experience', AARE 2010 Conference Proceedings, Melbourne, Vic (2010) [E1]
2006Allen JA, 'Teachers heard or herd: when research silences teacher stories', AARE 05. Education Research. Creative Dissent: Constructive Solutions, Parramatta, Sydney, Australia (2006) [E2]
2006Allen JA, Vincent K, 'Journeys: Supporting innovation in teacher education throughout Australia', AARE 05. Education Research. Creative Dissent: Constructive Solutions, Parramatta, Sydney, Australia (2006) [E2]
2005Vincent 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-authorsTom Griffiths
2004Allen 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 grants3
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 bodyBaptist Union of New South Wales
Project TeamAssociate Professor Jennifer Allen
SchemeResearch Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start2009
Funding Finish2009
GNoG0900235
Type Of FundingContract - Aust Non Government
Category3AFC
UONY

20031 grants / $2,400

International Humanties Conference$2,400

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle
Project TeamAssociate Professor Jennifer Allen
SchemeTravel Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start2003
Funding Finish2003
GNoG0183217
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY

19961 grants / $699

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

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle
Project TeamAssociate Professor Jennifer Allen
SchemeTravel Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start1996
Funding Finish1996
GNoG0177002
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY
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Associate Professor Jennifer Allen

Position

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

Contact Details

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

Office

RoomSC3.05
BuildingStudent Services Building
LocationCallaghan
University Drive
Callaghan, NSW 2308
Australia
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