Conference Team

Conference Convenor

Jon Yorke

Conference Committee

Beverley Oliver
Shelley Appleton
Kate Lowe
Linda Lilly
Connie Price
Naomi Prisgrove

With special thanks to Andrea Johnson, Evelyn Gibbs, and Anita Lethlean for administrative support, Kym Sher for photography and the staff of the Office of Assessment, Teaching and Learning who contributed to the preparation and organisation of the conference. Thanks also to Curtin IT Services for their support and provision of network access for conference delegates.


Full papers accepted for publishing in the Conference Proceedings were subject to a double-blind peer review process. The 2011 Conference Committee gratefully acknowledges the generous work of the reviewers, who provided constructive and invaluable feedback within tight time frames to ensure the high standard of published papers.

Lynne Badger University of South Australia
Mark Barrow University of Auckland
David Birbeck University of South Australia
Caroline Cottman Queensland University of Technology
Keith Cowlishaw RMIT University
Geoffrey Crisp RMIT University
Melissa Davis Curtin University
Sonia Ferns Curtin University
Simon Forrest Curtin University
Anne Gardner University of Technology Sydney
Veronica Goerke Curtin University
Patrick Halloran Curtin University
Simon Housego University of Technology Sydney
Clair Hughes University of Queensland
Elizabeth Jones Victoria University of Wellington
Peter Kandlbinder University of Technology Sydney
Romy Lawson University of Technology Sydney
Coralie McCormack University of Canberra
Tim Moore Swinburne University of Technology
Paul Myers RMIT University
Beverley Oliver Curtin University
Nicola Parker University of Technology Sydney
Jenna Price University of Technology Sydney
William Rifkin University of New South Wales
Gordon Suddaby Massey University
Beatrice Tucker Curtin University
Dale Wache University of South Australia
Ann Wilson University of New South Wales
Nick Zepke Massey University


We acknowledge and thank the following Universities for their support in promoting and facilitating this conference.

Special Thanks

The 2011 Conference Committee wishes to acknowledge the generous support and expertise of Katrina Waite and Nicola Parker of the University of Technology, Sydney. We are grateful to Katrina, Nicola (co-convenors of the 2010 ATN Assessment Conference) and their Conference Committee for their permission to customise and use a range of materials developed for the 2010 Assessment Conference.

The 2011 ATN Assessment Conference was organised by Curtin University on behalf of the ATN universities.