School of Education

Linda Stirling

Position:  Scholarly Teaching Fellow
Study Area:  Foundation Access Studies Program  (FAST)
Location:  Gippsland  - Churchill Campus  Room 2S112
Phone:  03 53279048
Email:  l.strirling@federation.edu.au

ORCID ID:  15631

Qualifications

Master of Letters - New England University

Graduate Diploma of Education - Gippsland Institute of Advanced Education

Bachelor of Arts - Monash Unversity:  Majors in English and Classics

Teaching

Programs

  • Foundation Access Studies Program (FAST)

Courses

  • Academic Writing (FASTP1015)

Biography

Linda has worked in the Fast program, teaching academic writing since 2015. Prior to joining Federation University, Linda was living in North Queensland, teaching in Primary and Secondary schools, supporting students with special needs, and teaching English communication. Linda has also worked in the business sector, running a family business and from her experience working in Television and Theatre has assisted with school and community productions.

Areas of Expertise and Research Interests

  • Working with students in enabling programs
  • Interpretations and perspectives on the writing process
  • Writing anxiety developed in the transition between Primary and Secondary school education
  • Student diversity and cultural understanding through language and communication

Associations

  • Current VIT Registration 388236