QuickSmart Team

Professor John Pegg

John Pegg

Professor John Pegg was appointed to the University of New England (UNE) in 1979. In 1996, he was made the foundation Director of the Centre for Cognition Research in Learning and Teaching (CRiLT) of UNE. In 2004, he became the foundation Director of the federally funded National Centre of Science, ICT, and Mathematics Education for Rural and Regional Australia (SiMERR). Learn more...

Asociate Professor Joy Hardy

Joy Hardy

Dr Joy Hardy is the Deputy Director of the SiMERR National Research Centre at the University of New England in Australia. Prior to this, she was the Deputy Head of the School of Education and she had responsibility for the review and re-development of all the pre-service teacher programs at the University of New England vis-a-vis teacher professional standards in New South Wales. Learn more...

Anne Parnell

Anne Parnell

Anne joined the QuickSmart team in January 2012. She is an experienced Mathematics teacher and has taught at many public schools throughout New South Wales. She has also held head teacher and senior executive positions. Most recently, she was Head Teacher Mathematics at Armidale High School, where she was joint-coordinator of the QuickSmart Numeracy program that began in 2008. Learn more...

Martin Trotman

Martin Trotman

Martin joined the QuickSmart team at the end of 2011 to support the implementation of QuickSmart with adults in employment contexts and to work with disadvantaged groups. Martin has 21 years experience as an ordained minister with church communities in rural and remote centres across NW NSW, including experience as a Correction Centre Chaplain and University Chaplain. He has also lived and worked as a forester in remote rural communities. Learn more...

Dr Stefan Horarik

Dr Stefan Horarik

Dr Stefan Horarik joined the QuickSmart team in 2010 as a research fellow. He has a doctorate in social anthropology and over the past 15 years has worked on research projects in experimental psychology, sociology, anthropology and education. Learn more...

 

Administrative Staff

June Billings

Belinda Keogh

Sophie Westermarck

Ambrose McDermott

Silvia Danieli

June Billings Belinda Keogh Sophie Westermarck Ambrose McDermott Silvia Danieli

 

IT Staff

Bogdan Iamandei

Chris Nimmo

Alwaleed Alssamani

Andrew Goode

Bogdan Iamandei Chris Nimmo Alwaleed Alsamani Andrew Goode