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.


Dr Chris Browne SFHEA, DVCA

As a systems engineer and teacher, Chris Browne's classes are centred around the innovative jigsaw classroom approach.  Systems engineering is an inter-specialist engineering discipline that integrates traditional engineering specialisations and Chris has created a classroom environment that provides a coherent second-year systems experience for students before they go on to specialise in…

Nithiwadee (Wan) Chitravas SFHEA, SIS

 Wan graduated with a Bachelor in Teacher Librarianship and Masters (Honours) in Library and Information Science, at Khon Kaen University. Since 1997 Wan has worked as a lecturer and researcher at various universities, including as Assistant Professor (Information Studies) at Suranaree University of Technology, Thailand. In Wan's current role as Information Access Coordinator, one of her core…

Nithiwadee (Wan) Chitravas

Professor Paul Francis SFHEA, CoS

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…

Professor Michael Martin PFHEA, CBE

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…

Higher Education Academy Fellows

Hundreds of ANU teaching community members, and more than 200 external colleagues have already been recognised through the scheme.

A complete list of current fellows and further information about the scheme can be found on the EFS website ».