Mr Rick Ryan

Position

Senior Coordinator, Learning & Teaching

School /
Work Unit

Office of the PVC SEH

Contact Details

+61 3 9925 9715

rick.ryan@rmit.edu.au

Location

Building: 088
Level: 08
Room: 014-60

City campus

College/Portfolio

Science, Engineering and Health

Rick Ryan

Responsibilities

General

  • Contribute to the College's Academic Development Group planning; ensuring Student Transition, Equity and Diversity principles are incorporated into all business activities
  • Advocate on University and other relevant committees on issues associated with Student Transition, Equity and Diversity

Student Representation and Leadership

Student Transition

  • Participate in development, and implementation of projects that support student articulation from TAFE to Higher Education, transition, satisfaction and success
  • Provide advice and support, champion and develop, implement and facilitate continual improvement of student mentoring and peer assisted learning programs

Leadership in Equity and Diversity

  • Liaise with other Colleges and the Student Services Group to develop a coordinated and project based response to support that meets equity and diversity goals
  • Monitor and report on School Programs (Enrolment, Retention and Success) performance indicators against RMIT Equity targets
  • Assist Schools to increase participation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and staff
  • Provide assistance, advice, information and opportunities to staff to enhance understanding and practices associated with equity and diversity principles
  • Undertake initiatives that support the RMIT Equity and Diversity Plan (PDF 120KB 19p)

Scholarships and awards

  • Collaborate with RMIT staff, Industry partners and other agencies to develop and implement scholarship opportunities
  • Manage and promote scholarships for students
  • Manage and support staff to achieve success in RMIT Student awards
  • Participate on University and other relevant committees associated with student scholarships

Papers and presentations