ASERA wishes to congratulate the following researchers for being given ARC grants for Discovery Projects with a Science/STEM focus.

Congratulations to ARC Discovery Grant Recipients


The following members of the ASERA community have been successful in gaining ARC Discovery funding in the recent competitive grant round. Congratulations to all the colleagues involved in these projects (and commiserations and encouragement to persevere to all those who applied unsuccessfully this year to this very competitive scheme). Thank you for the work and ingenuity you put into continuing to build the knowledge base in science education in Australia and internationally.


DP190102366 Professor Stella Vosniadou; Emeritus Professor Michael Lawson; Professor Lorraine Graham; Dr Charlotte Dignath-van Ewijk; Professor Michelene Chi Teaching how to learn: promoting self-regulated learning in STEM classes. Flinders University $485,000.

DP190100160 Dr Mihye Won; Dr Kok-Sing Tang; Professor David Treagust; Associate Professor Mauro Mocerino; Professor Chin-Chung Tsai; Adjunct Professor Roy Tasker Using immersive virtual reality to enhance students’ science visualisation. Curtin University $384,000.

Please email David Geelan if you are aware of any recipients in science education research who have not been mentioned here so that the omission can be rectified.


Congratulations on your success, and best wishes as you embark on the hard but fulfilling research work the grants will fund.

Last updated: 
Thursday, 6 December 2018