Neil Anderson is a Professor of Education and holds the distinguished Pearl Logan Chair in Rural Education. Neil’s research is in the area of Rural Education, particularly involving the use of Information Communication Technologies, Design Thinking and new strategies for effective collaboration.

  • 2008 to 2013 - Pearl Logan Chair in Rural Education, JCU (Cairns)
Research Disciplines
  • 2020 to 2021 - JCU Advisory Panel of the Year (lead). For excellence in supervision of research students at Masters or PhD level.
  • 2009 - Emerald Journals - Literati Network International Award for a paper in Information Technology and People Journal
  • 2007 to 2009 - Faculty Award for most HERDC publications between 2007-2009
  • 2005 - Vice-Chancellor's Award for excellence in research supervision

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Journal Articles
Book Chapters
  • Melles G, Anderson N, Barrett T and Thompson-Whiteside S (2015) Problem finding through design thinking in education. In: Inquiry-Based Learning for Multidisciplinary Programs: a conceptual and practical resource for educators. Innovations in Higher Education Teaching and Learning. Emerald Group Publishing, Oxford, UK, pp. 191-209
Conference Papers

ResearchOnline@JCU stores 63+ research outputs authored by Prof Neil Anderson from 2002 onwards.


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