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Professor Leigh Wood
Title:Professor
First name:Leigh
Surname:Wood
Faculty:Faculty of Business & Economics
Department:Dept of Marketing and Management
Telephone number:+61-2-9850-4756
Email:leigh.wood@mq.edu.au
Email (secondary):leigh.wood@mq.edu.au
Website:http://www.efs.mq.edu.au/staff/alphabetical_list_of_staff/leigh_wood
Discipline/Expertise:My research area is in learning and teaching in higher education and, recently has focussed on transition to the workplace. I work with international teams to investigate cross cultural student learning. My latest work involves interviews with graduates and their reflections on their studies. Topics include: Transition to the workplace (graduate attributes, generic skills etc) Discipline-specific academic language development for non-English speaking background students Mapping course components Professional development for university lecturers