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Dr Alexander Beveridge

Honorary 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
  • 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
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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For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.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]
Citations Scopus - 27
Co-authors Debbie Plath

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

Completed2
Current1

Current Supervision

Commenced Level of Study Research Title Program Supervisor Type
2017 PhD ‘“Fees Must Fall” in a Neoliberal University?’: A Socio-political Interrogation of the 2015-2016 Student Protests and the State Responses in South Africa PhD (Sociology & Anthropology), College of Human and Social Futures, The University of Newcastle Co-Supervisor

Past Supervision

Year Level of Study Research Title Program Supervisor Type
2015 PhD A Critical Analysis of a Theology of Disability in the Australian Catholic Church: A Qualitative Study into Contemporary Inclusionary Practices PhD (Theology), College of Human and Social Futures, The University of Newcastle Principal Supervisor
2006 Masters Assessment of the Rehabilitation Needs of Those with a Psychiatric Disability in the Hunter Valley M Social Work [R], College of Human and Social Futures, The University of Newcastle Sole Supervisor
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Dr Alexander Beveridge

Position

Honorary Lecturer
School of Humanities and Social Science
College of Human and Social Futures

Focus area

Community Welfare

Contact Details

Email alex.beveridge@newcastle.edu.au
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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