Ms Dinah van Ruyven


Program Manager Biosciences

School /
Work Unit

School of Voc Eng, Health & Sciences

Contact Details

+61 3 9925 4287


Building: 051
Level: 07
Room: 001

City campus


Science, Engineering and Health

Key activities

Summary of responsibilities

I am the Program Manager for the following Programs:

  • Diploma of Conservation and Land Management
  • Diploma of Laboratory Technology
  • Certificate 3 in Science
  • Associate Degree in Applied Science

Teaching responsibilities

I teach laboratory skills to first year students in the Diploma of Laboratory Technology


  • Grad. Dip. Ed., University of Melbourne, 2000
  • B. Appl. Sci (Biol), R.M.I.T, 1984
  • Certificate 4 in TAE, RMIT, 2012

Industry experience

Member of the following:

  • TAFE Science Providers Network


  • RMIT University Teaching Award for Student Centred Teaching- TAFE, 2006
  • Faculty of Life Sciences Teaching Quality Award 2002 – awarded to a team of teachers ‘for outstandin contributions to teaching in the category of Students Centred teaching- TAFE