DR Anne Suryani

DR Anne Suryani




    • Anne holds a PhD in Educational Psychology from Monash University with a Mollie Holman Medal for the best doctoral thesis in education in 2014. She is currently a Research Fellow in the Centre for Vocational and Educational Policy, Melbourne Graduate School of Education. Anne has been working in a number of educational projects in Australia and Indonesia focusing on teacher motivation, teacher professional development, vocational education, and educational policy. She has received awards, scholarships and grants from international institutions for her research, publications, and professional developments. Projects: Leading to Improve Future Teachers (LIFT) Study: www.lift.or.id/study.html   


    Member of

    • American Educational Research Association. Member 2013 -
    • Australian Association for Research in Education. Member 2013 -
    • Australia Awards Alumni Reference Group. Member 2009 - 2016


    Selected publications


    Additional Grant Information

    • • Religious tolerance education: Policies and practices, UoM Early Career Researcher Grant Scheme 2020 • Motivation to teach religious tolerance and democratic attitudes in Indonesia, The Indonesia Democracy Hallmark Research Initiative. • Review of vocational education and training delivered to secondary students, NSW Department of Education (with Prof. John Polesel, A/Prof. Shelley Gillis, Dr Mary Leahy, Dr Gosia Klatt and Dr Stanley Koh). • Research into senior secondary education in Australia, Australian Government Department of Education and Training, 2018 (with Prof. John Polesel, A/Prof. Shelley Gillis, Dr Mary Leahy and Dr Stanley Koh).   


    Education and training

    • PhD, Monash University 2015
    • MEd, Monash University 2008

    Awards and honors

    • MGSE Research Partnership Excellence Award with Prof. John Polesel & A/Prof. Shelley Gillis, 2019
    • MGSE Research Development Award, 2018
    • Sydney Southeast Asia Centre Travel Grant, 2016
    • Monash University, Mollie Holman Medal, 2015
    • Australia Awards Alumni Reference Group Grant, 2015
    • AERA International Travel Award, 2014
    • Most Popular Entry, Images of Education Competition, Monash University, 2014
    • AERA Motivation in Education SIG Travel Award, 2014
    • Monash University, Postgraduate Publications Award, 2014
    • AARE Motivation and Learning SIG Student Presentation Award, 2013
    • Best Overall Entry, Images of Education Competition, Monash University, 2013
    • Australian Scholarships Group Travel Grant, 2012
    • College of Asia-Pacific, Australian National University, Asia-Pacific Week Scholarship, 2008
    • Australia Indonesia Partnership for Reconstruction and Development, Australian Partnership Scholarship, 2006



    Available for supervision

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