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Dr Monica Green is a Senior Lecturer and Teacher Educator in the School of Education at Federation University Australia. Monica joined Federation University in 2014 as part of its merger with Monash University (Gippsland).

Dr Green’s research interests lie in pedagogies and curriculum associated with climate and place/community-based sustainability education. Monica’s research focus includes outdoor learning, curriculum frameworks for teaching and learning sustainability, transitioning communities and the role of regional sustainability change agents.

Monica is the Chair of the UN’s Regional Centre of Expertise in Education for Sustainable Development (RCE Gippsland), who mobilise sustainability education via the Sustainable Development Goals across the Gippsland region. She is a selected participant in the 2020–2022 Homeward Bound STEMM Women in Leadership program. Monica was lead editor in the book, Educational Researchers and the Regional University: Agents of Regional-global Transformation (Green, Plowright and Johnson, 2019).