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Professor Millicent Poole

BA, BEd (Qld), MA (New England), PhD (La Trobe)

Elected: 1992

Discipline: Education

Specialisation: Higher education policy, youth and adolescence, cultural diversity, equity, cognitive and developmental psychology, life-span development


Professor Millicent Poole is the Vice-Chancellor of Edith Cowan University. Professor Poole’s research interests have covered Life Span Development: Culture, Context and Life Possibilities; Language and Cognition: Class and Cultural Factors; Higher Education Policy Research. In her role as Vice-Chancellor, Professor Poole has a particular interest in the gendered nature of academic work, career development, women and leadership, and quality in higher education.


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