AsPr Damian Blake

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Assoc Dean (Teaching & Learning)

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

SoE Arts & Ed

Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Contact

damian.blake@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 522 71440

Publications

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2015

Teacher preparation in Malaysia: needed changes

Pauline Goh, A/Prof Damian Blake

(2015), Vol. 20, pp. 469-480, Teaching in higher education, London, Eng, C1

journal
2011

Youth literacy development through applied learning and the national curriculum

A/Prof Damian Blake, Bernadette Bowling

(2011), pp. 139-154, Creating an Australian curriculum for English : national agendas, local contexts, Putney, N.S.W., B1-1

chapter
2009

The influence of learning environment on student conceptions of learning

A/Prof Peter Smith, A/Prof Damian Blake

(2009), Vol. 61, pp. 231-246, Journal of vocational education and training, Wallingford, England, C1

journal

Examining the development of the Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning and its implications for schools and teacher education in Australia

A/Prof Damian Blake, Mr David James Gallagher

(2009), Vol. 1, pp. 49-71, Journal for Applied Learning in Higher Education, St. Joseph, Mo., C1

journal

Supporting teachers as action researchers

A/Prof Damian Blake

(2009), pp. 1-15, AARE 2009 : Australian Association for Research in Education International Education Research Conference, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference

Developing a rural and regional science challenge to utilise community and industry-based partnerships

A/Prof Damian Blake, Dr Coral Campbell

(2009), Vol. 5, pp. 247-253, EURASIA journal of mathematics, science & technology education, Ankara, Turkey, C1

journal
2007

Exploring the challenge of applied learning reform

A/Prof Damian Blake

(2007), Vol. 3, pp. 58-76, International journal of pedagogies and learning, Brisbane, Qld., C1

journal
2006

Re-engaging young people through applied learning pedagogy

A/Prof Damian Blake

(2006), pp. 24-34, ATEA 2006: Making teaching public: reforms in teacher education - proceedings of the 2006 Australian Teacher Education Association National Conference, Perth, W.A., E1

conference

Grants

Australian Competitive Grants

Innovative partnerships for youth engagement in education and work

Prof John Polesel, Prof Jack Keating, Prof Karen Starr, A/Prof Damian Blake, Mr David Gallagher, Mr David Michaels

ARC Linkage - Projects Rnd 2

  • 2015: $44,000
  • 2014: $48,000
  • 2013: $44,000

Improving Regional Low SES Students Learning and Wellbeing

Prof Vaughan Prain, Prof Russell Tytler, Dr Craig Deed, Prof Noel Meyers, A/Prof Damian Blake, Dr Tracey Muir, Ms Cathleen Farrelly, Dr Amanda Mooney, Mr Damon Thomas, A/Prof Karen Swabey

ARC Linkage - Projects

  • 2017: $188,048
  • 2016: $39,408

Other Public Sector Funding

Evaluation of the National Partnerships (Teacher, Quality, Supply and Retention) Initiatives for the Victorian school workforce

Prof Brenton Doecke, Prof Russell Tytler, Prof Christine Halse, Dr Brian Doig, Prof Julianne Moss, A/Prof Damian Blake, A/Prof Peter Hubber, Dr Coral Campbell, Dr Anne-Marie Morrissey, A/Prof Bernadette Walker-Gibbs, Dr Wendy Kortman, Mr Alan Marshall, Ms Barbara Preston, Dr Jodie Kline, Dr Glenn Auld, Dr Linda Hobbs

  • 2013: $190,500
  • 2012: $25,500
  • 2011: $52,800

Pilot Tech Next Mid-Year intake - selection, recruitment & placement of participants (Phase 1) & course delivery (Phase 2)

A/Prof Damian Blake, Prof Russell Tytler, Prof Chris Hickey, A/Prof Alex Kostogriz, A/Prof Peter Hubber, Prof Brenton Doecke, Dr Gaye Williams, Dr Gail Chittleborough

  • 2012: $439,514

Innovative partnerships for youth engagement in education and work

Prof John Polesel, Prof Jack Keating, Prof Karen Starr, A/Prof Damian Blake, Mr David Gallagher, Mr David Michaels

  • 2015: $25,200
  • 2014: $25,200
  • 2013: $25,200

Literacy and Numeracy Strategy - Literature Review

A/Prof Colleen Vale, A/Prof Damian Blake, Dr Glenn Auld, Dr Leicha Bragg, A/Prof Louise Paatsch, Dr Trace Ollis, A/Prof Joanne O'Mara, Dr Gaye Williams, Dr Sarah Ohi

  • 2013: $54,420

Industry and Other Funding

Support Agreement - Northern Bay Guarantee

A/Prof Damian Blake

  • 2014: $58,000

Improving Regional Low SES Students Learning and Wellbeing

Prof Vaughan Prain, Prof Russell Tytler, Dr Craig Deed, Prof Noel Meyers, A/Prof Damian Blake, Dr Tracey Muir, Ms Cathleen Farrelly, Dr Amanda Mooney, Mr Damon Thomas, A/Prof Karen Swabey

  • 2016: $1,000

Other Funding Sources

Pilot Teach Next Mid-Year Intake 2 - selection, recruitment & placement of participants (Phase 1) & course delivery (Phase 2)

A/Prof Damian Blake, Margaret Stacey, Mr Barry Plant, Dr Bryan Humphrey

  • 2014: $53,385
  • 2013: $193,796
  • 2012: $505,921

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2013

Paula Foran

Thesis entitled: The value of guided operating theatre experience for undergradaute nurses

Doctor of Philosophy (Education), School of Education

Associate Supervisor
2017

Helen Dorothy Hughes

Thesis entitled: Exploring Principals' Purposes, Experiences and Perceptions of Teacher Appraisal in Victorian Independent Schools

Doctor of Philosophy (Education), School of Education

2016

Elspeth Mary McGavin

Thesis entitled: Risk in the VET Practitioner¿s Teaching Experience and Professional Identity

Doctor of Philosophy (Education), School of Education

2014

Jennine Fleming

Thesis entitled: Exploring stakeholders perspectives of cooperative education in sport tertiary education

Doctor of Philosophy (Education), School of Education

2012

Nicholas Wempe

Thesis entitled: Developing IT professionals in New Zealand using project-based learning

Doctor of Philosophy (Education), School of Education

2011

Maureen Phillips

Thesis entitled: The Role of Self-direction in Australian Sonographers' Professional Development

Doctor of Philosophy (Education), School of Education

2009

Robin Mautner

Thesis entitled: Reengaging ¿At-risk¿ Youth in Secondary Education

Doctor of Philosophy (Education), School of Education

Dipu Sebastian

Thesis entitled: Enhacing Student Learning in a First Year Business Program

Doctor of Philosophy (Education), School of Education

2008

Raymond Meldrum

Thesis entitled: A Curriculum for Entrepreneurial Creativity and Resourcefulness in New Zealand

Doctor of Philosophy (Education), School of Education

2006

Andrew Smith

Thesis entitled: Spirituality and the Transition to Manhood

Doctor of Philosophy (Education), School of Education