Charles Darwin University
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Dr Sue Smith

International Graduate Centre of Education, Theme leader: Wellbeing & Sustainability

Be supervised by Sue

Dr Sue Erica Smith is currently a Senior Lecturer in the College of Education at Charles Darwin University in Australia.

Achievements

Her research interests are in meditation, social and emotional wellbeing, spirituality, Asian studies and Buddhism.

Buddhist voices in schools

She has published ‘Buddhist voices in schools: How a community created a Buddhist education program for state schools,’ (2013, Sense), and explores ethics from diverse perspectives in ‘A Difficult  Dinner Party — Being Loved and Safe How Spirituality  in Education Can Open Inclusive Practices (2014, Creative Approaches to Research).

She brings her love of narrative inquiry into research supervision in a chapter Reflections on Learning, Life and Work: completing Doctoral studies in mid and later career. Smith, S. E. (2012). A precarious path...with heart. In M. Ryan (Ed.), Reflections on Learning, Life and Work: completing Doctoral studies in mid and later career. Rotterdam: Sense

3RITE

Sue is currently engaged in a research project 3RITE: Race, Religion and Respect in Initial Teacher Education in Indonesia and Australia collaborating with two former PhD graduates from CDU.

Connect with Sue: sue.smith@cdu.edu.au

CDU is currently looking for students to undertake their Higher Degree by Research in the Northern Territory. Scholarships are available.

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