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Professor Stephen Tobias Name: Professor Stephen Tobias
Executive Dean of Education & Arts
+613 9953 3248
Organisational Area
Faculty of Education and Arts
Faculty of Education and Arts
Contact Officer
Mrs Sarah Williams
Executive Assistant
+612 9465 9100
Biographical Information

Professor Steve Tobias is the Interim Executive Dean of the Faculty of Education and Arts at ACU. Prior to joining ACU Professor Tobias was the Head of the School of Education at the University of New England. He has also held positions including Head of Department, Course Coordinator, Chief Examiner, Academic Advisor, and Deputy Head of School (La Trobe University).   

Professor Tobias is a qualified secondary mathematics and science teacher with a decade of teaching experience prior to entering teacher education as a mathematics lecturer at La Trobe University in 1989.  

Professor Tobias has a background in Mathematics Education in both teaching and research. His research interests have focused predominantly on teaching and learning mathematics at the school and university levels with a particular emphasis on the factors that affect learning.


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