RAVE: Researching Adult and Vocational Education
RAVE is a group of experienced researchers in adult and vocational education at FedUni, and is based in the School of Education.
Access detailed information and contact details for the researchers below:
- Professor Erica Smith
- Associate Professor Annette Foley
- Dr Carolyn Johnstone
- Professor Andy Smith
- Dr Jacqueline Tuck
Student members undertaking research degrees
At RAVE we research:
- learning by adults (including young adults) in informal and community settings
- learning by adults in community learning organisations
- formal vocational education and training, in institutions such as TAFE colleges and private providers, and also in workplaces
- VET policy and practice
If you have any queries about RAVE and its activities, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
We are committed to highly ethical research, respectful of people, organisations and communities. Our interviews and surveys are done in urban, rural and remote communities, and in workplaces and training providers, on site, in familiar places and spaces with considerable preparation and great care.