Educational Fellowship Scheme

The ANU Educational Fellowship Scheme (EFS) offers academic and professional staff internationally-endorsed professional recognition as university educators through Higher Education Academy (HEA) fellowships. ANU was the first university outside the United Kingdom to become a global partner with HEA, and through the EFS fellowships offers worldwide recognition of experience and expertise in university teaching and supporting learning.

Co-chairs

Professor Paul Francis SFHEA »

Paul is an astrophysicist, who focussed his research on galaxies and black holes in the early universe, before catching a bad case of the teaching bug. Since then, he has focussed on teaching large classes, both in-person and online. He is infamous amongst his students for talking much too fast in an incomprehensible pommie accent, and for his dubious taste in waistcoats. He has been involved in...

Associate Professor Carol Hayes SFHEA »

Associate Professor Carol Hayes is an innovation leader and early adopter in developing and supporting flexible and online learning within Asian Studies at the ANU, pushing boundaries in technical innovation to make language learning more exciting and student oriented. With a BA Hons (1986) and PhD (1996) in Japanese Literature from the University of Sydney, A/Prof Hayes has lived, studied and...

Professor Michael Martin PFHEA »

Michael Martin is Professor of Statistics in the School of Finance, Actuarial Studies and Statistics at the Australian National University. He holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) degree from the University of Queensland (1986) and a PhD in Statistics from the ANU (1989). He was Assistant Professor in Statistics at Stanford University, USA, from 1989 to 1994 and Annenberg Distinguished Assistant...

Mr Glen O'Grady SFHEA »

Glen O'Grady is the Director, Centre for Higher Education, Learning and Teaching (CHELT) at ANU, and Co-Chair of the ANU Educational Fellowship Scheme (EFS). He has taught for more than 20 years, and has a professional commitment to the development of academic staff as educators who can make a difference in the lives of students. He has a particular interest in establishing academic ecosystems,...