Dean of Morling Education

BA (Hons), PhD (Syd), Grad Cert Ed Stud, MAPS

James Dalziel joined Morling College in April 2016 as Dean of Education, and is a Professor of the University of Divinity. James’ interests including Educational Technology, Learning Design, Christian Education and Moral Values in Education. James was previously Professor of Learning Technology and Director of the Macquarie E-Learning Centre of Excellence (MELCOE) at Macquarie University from 2003-2015. Before this he was at the University of Sydney as a Senior Lecturer in the Institute for Teaching and Learning (2001-2003), and a Lecturer and Associate Lecturer in Psychology (1995-2001).

James is a member of the Academic Board of the Australian College of Theology, and a Research Fellow at The Excellence Centre at Pacific Hills Christian School. He leads the development of the open source “LAMS” (Learning Activity Management System) software – a Learning Design system used in schools and universities around the world. James has over 80 publications – including his recent edited book “Learning Design: Conceptualizing a Framework for Teaching and Learning Online” (Routledge, 2016)