Megan McPherson is a practicing artist, educational researcher and has taught in the university art studio since 1996. Megan is a PhD scholar in the Faculty of Education, Monash University where she is conducting an interdisciplinary research study of the role of the crit in studio pedagogies. She is interested in emerging research design and methodologies, feminist and queer critical theory, professional practice in the arts, and the sociology of education.
Her research work in the university has included a number of studies that have investigated peer learning and peer assessment in the creative industries, e-learning approaches in the university studio, professional development for teaching in new generation learning spaces and creative practice research and ethics. Megan is currently working on a number of research projects that are investigating academic identities and practices.
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