Studying for Social Work


Eileen Baldry, Mark Hughes, Linda Burnett & Ian Collinson

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    Dr Eileen Baldry is Professor, Social Work program, School of Social Sciences and International Studies, University of South Wales. She recently served as Associate Dean (Education) in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences. She teaches social policy, community development and criminology and researches in social justice, prisons, Indigenous social work, mental and cognitive disability.

    Dr Mark Hughes is an Associate Professor in Social Welfare at Southern Cross University. Mark has worked as a social worker in health, mental health and aged care settings in the UK and Australia. He is co-author of five books and a range of publications on social work practice, organisational practice, working with older people, and gay and lesbian ageing.

    Linda Burnett is a Learning Adviser at the Learning Centre, University of New South Wales. She teaches academic writing and communication, with a focus on integrating writing skills development within specific disciplinary frameworks. She is particularly interested in questions of identity and voice in writing.

    Dr Ian Collinson is an associate lecturer in the Dept. of Media, Music, Communication and Cultural Studies at Macquaire University. He has been teaching academic writing and literacy skills for over a decade, with a special interest in learning to write within specific disciplinary contexts.


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