John Cartledge was a former member of the School of Education at the Gippsland campus. John was appointed as Senior Lecturer in Education in 1975 at the Gippsland Institute of Advanced Education. He was promoted to Principal Lecturer in 1978. John served as Head, School of Education from 1981 -1986. He was an active contributor to the life of campus and was an active Rotarian. Between 1987 and 1993 John was again Principal Lecturer where he led the School’s teaching practicums for students, a key role for all the teachers who graduated from the Gippsland campus.