Lynne Cohen

Professor at Edith Cowan University
Professor Lynne Cohen is Executive Dean, Faculty of Education and Arts and Pro-Vice Chancellor: Engagement (Communities) at Edith Cowan University. Professor Cohen has won a number of national teaching awards for her commitment to university teaching. She led the team that won an Australian Award for University Teaching and was awarded a Fellowship of the Australian Learning and Teaching Council in Higher Education (2010). She has a special interest in teaching children with learning difficulties. She has been instrumental in developing a leadership program for undergraduate students, and the Retention and Persistence Transition Support (RAPTS) program to increase retention of undergraduate students have been adopted by universities both nationally and internationally.