Personal details

Name
Dr Erika Hepple
Position(s)
Senior Lecturer
Faculty of Education,
School of Teacher Education and Leadership
Discipline *
Specialist Studies in Education, Cultural Studies, Language Studies
Phone
+61 7 3138 5962
Fax
+61 7 3138 3985
Email
Location
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Qualifications

PhD (Griffith University), Master of Arts in Linguistics (TESOL) (University of Surrey)

Professional memberships
and associations
  • International Association for Languages and Intercultural Communication (IALIC)
  • The Australian and New Zealand Comparative and International Education Society
  • The Australian Association for Research in Education (AARE)
  • Australian Teacher Education Association (ATEA)
  • Queensland Association of Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Langauges (QATESOL)
* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

Dr Erika Hepple is a senior lecturer in the Faculty of Education, School of Cultural and Language Studies, at QUT, where she specialises in International and Intercultural Education and Applied Linguistics.   Her research interests include: the internationalisation of higher education; intercultural communication and intercultural learning; international teacher education; internationalisation-at-home; intercultural education through study abroad; issues of culture, identity and language; and second language learning and pedagogy.  These are themes she has investigated in her PhD and in subsequent research studies. In addition to her work in teacher education, she has also taught English as a second/foreign language to diverse learners in U.K., Hong Kong, Singapore, Saudi Arabia and Australia.  

This information has been contributed by Dr Erika Hepple.

Publications


For more publications by this staff member, visit QUT ePrints, the University's research repository.

Awards

Awards and recognition

Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2012
Details
QUT Vice-Chancellor's Award for Excellence: The MOEM3 Leadership Team. Achievement in: Leadership; Partnerships and engagement; Innovative and creative practice.
Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2011
Details
QUT Vice-Chancellor's Award for Excellence:The Patches Program: A Quilt of Intercultural Learning. Achievement in Learning and teaching; Partnerships and engagement; Innovative and creative practice