Ms Megan McPherson

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Megan is available for consultation at the City campus.

Qualifications

HDR candidate, Faculty of Education, Monash University

Master of Arts by Research, (Fine Art Printmaking), RMIT University

Bachelor of Arts (Fine Art Printmaking), RMIT University

Bachelor of Arts (Fine Art Printmaking), Victoria College, Prahran

Advanced Diploma of Multimedia, RMIT University

Certificate IV in Teaching and Assessment, TWNH, Melbourne

Industry experience

2011–2014
Project manager (Research, Educational Development, Instructional Designer), Learning and Teaching, College of Design and Social Context, RMIT University

2014
External evaluation of OLT funded fieldwork project with Dr Inger Mewburn, ANU

2010
Quality Assurance, Learning and Teaching, College of Design and Social Context, RMIT University

Career Overview

  • Fifteen years’ lecturing and teaching experience in a wide range of art courses and contexts, including higher education, TAFE, and private educational providers, teaching international students and groups in community access programs (1996–2011).
  • Courses developed and taught include artists books, drawing, installation practice, digital imaging, web and interactive media, and printmaking including relief, intaglio, screen printing, lithography, digital and photographic print techniques.
  • Experience in contemporary teaching and assessment methods, including collaborative team teaching, project- and inquiry-based approaches, studio-based research methodologies and skills, and rubric.
  • Engaged in development, peer and self assessment practices, moderation and validation, and Recognition of Prior Learning.
  • Teaching modes: Studio Teaching (blended online and face-to-face); studio group tutorial, individual studio tutorial, studio demonstration, interactive lectures and seminars.
  • Team teaching award, GCAD, Monash University, (2007).

Commissions and awards

1999
Australian Paper Art Awards

1996
Canson Student Print Award

1992
Print Council of Australia Member Print Commission

Residencies

2010
Visiting Artist, ArtVault, MilduraVisiting Artist, with R Atkins and M Crawford, Penders, (Mimosa Rocks National Park) NSW

1993
Visiting Artist, Engramme Workshop, Quebec City, Canada

1998
Visiting Artist, Megalo Access Arts for Putting it in Print, Craft ACT, Canberra
Invited Artist, RMIT Digital Imaging Research Studio, Transformations Australia

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