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Liz Johnson

Liz Johnson

About Liz Johnson

Prof Elizabeth Johnson is Pro Vice-Chancellor, Teaching and Learning at Deakin University and is the Director of the Teaching and Learning Centre of the Australian Council of Deans of Science.

Liz is a National Teaching Fellow with awards for learning and teaching from the Federal Government’s Office of Learning and Teaching, from the Australian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and from La Trobe University.

Liz has worked on curriculum design and teaching practice in biochemistry, quantitative skills and the scientific inquiry as well as in leadership development projects. At Deakin University, Liz leads Deakin Learning Futures which delivers Deakin’s online learning environment and supports course development and building staff capability for learning and teaching.

Liz has led whole-of-institution curriculum reform projects at Deakin University and La Trobe University and is currently leading a national project on work-integrated learning in science faculties funded through the Office of the Chief Scientist of Australia. Liz is also Chair of the G21 Education and Training Pillar and has a keen interest in graduate employability.


  • Disc Advanced (June15-May17)
  • Guild (to May 2017)
  • Work 2-0 (July-Oct 2016)
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