Professor and Dean of Education, Te Herenga Waka — Victoria University of Wellington
Professor Stephen Dobson (1963) was born in Zambia, grew up in England moved to Norway in the 80s, now Dean of the Faculty of Education, Victoria University (Wellington, New Zealand). He has a Phd in refugee work and a second Phd in assessment. He is a Guest Professor in Lifelong Learning at Inland Norway University of Applied Science and holds an Adjunct Professorship at the University of South Australia. Dobson has published on student assessment, youth studies, ethnicity, research methods and educational philosophy. He teaches courses on student assessment to undergraduates and post-graduates and has held many workshops for in-service teachers.
Jun 21, 2020 03:54 am UTC| Business
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