Oceania Roundtable 2023

Oceania Roundtable 2023

List of participants of the Oceania Round table "Human Education in the 3rd Millennium: Problems, goals and values of education and democracy in Oceania"

15 June 2023, online 

Resolution of the Oceania Roundtable

Yirga Gelaw Coordinator of the Oceania Round Table.
Dr., Senior Lecturer, School of Media, Creative Arts and Social Inquiry, Curtin University's Centre for Human Rights Education, multidisciplinary researcher and writer. Perth, Australia

Scott R. Webster Member of the steering committee of the World Forum “Human education in the 3rd millennium” Dr., Philosopher of education, author, independent researcher, former Associate Professor at Deakin University. Melbourne, Australia 


Janine Aldous Arantes Dr., Senior Lecturer & Course Chair, Research Fellow, Institute of Sustainable Industries and Liveable Cities, College of Arts and Education, Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia

Helen Widdop-Quinton  Dr., Lecturer at Science & Environmental Education, Student Wellbeing; Research Fellow, Institute for Sustainable Industries & Liveable Cities, College of Arts and Education, Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia  

Sarita Galvez Dr., Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Early Years Living Lab, the Faculty of Education in the College of Arts, Law and Education, University of Tasmania. Tasmania, Australia 

Mere Berryman Dr., Māori academic, Professor, Director of Poutama Pounamu: Excellence, Equity and Belonging, Te Kura Toi Tangata  School of Education, University of Waikato.  ONZM (Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit) Waikato, New Zealand

Ruth Toumu’a  Dr., Lecturer, Higher Education Development Centre, University of Otago Wellington, New Zealand

Kabini Sanga  Dr., Associate professor, School of Education, Victoria University of Wellington.  The former Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Solomon Islands College of Higher Education. Former Head of School of teacher education, former Chief Education Officer-Director at the Ministry of Education and Principal and Deputy Principal of secondary schools in Solomon Islands, former Director of the Institute of Education (IOE) of the University of the South Pacific. Wellington, New Zealand

Tim Baice Doctoral Candidate, Samoan academic, Lecturer Te Puna Wananga - the School of Māori and Indigenous Education, leads and coordinates Pasifika Success's postgraduate programme, Faculty of Education and Social Work, The University of Auckland, Auckand, New Zealand  

Linus Digim’Rina Dr., Senior Academic, School of Humanities and Social Sciences Doctor of Philosophy Head of Department at University of Papua New Guinea. Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea 


Mosmi Bhim Dr., Assistant Professor, Department of Ethics & Governance, Fiji National University, Fiji

Makereta Rosarine Mua, Head of Department of Ethics,  College of Humanities and Education, Fiji National University, Fiji


Jack Maebuta Dr., Pro Vice-Chancellor (Academic), Solomon Islands National University, Honiara, Solomon Islands

Pauline Chinn Dr., Professor  of Curriculum Studies, School of Teacher Education, University of Hawaii, School of Teacher Education, Manoa, Hawaii


Amber Strong Makaiau Dr., Director of Curriculum and Research, Uehiro Academy for Philosophy and Ethics in Education, College of Arts & Humanities, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa. Director, the Hanahau’oli School Professional Development Center.Specialist at School of Teacher Education, College of Education, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa. Honolulu. Manoa. Hawaii


Nikki B. Carsi Cruz Dr., Assistant Professor, Chair, Interdisciplinary Studies, School of humanities, Ateneo de Manila University. Manila, Philippines

Frank Liang Dr., Professor, Director, Center for Teacher Education, Graduate Institute of Professional Development for Educators, National Chung Hsing University. (Former Dean) College of Law and Politics, National Chung Hsing University. Taichung City, Taiwan


Nor Fariza Mohd Nor Dr., Associate Professor, Chairperson, Pusat Kajian  dan Linguistik -  Centre for Research in Language and Linguistics, Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia - National University of Malaysia, Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia


Hazri Jamil  Dr.,  Professor, Pusat Pengajian Ilmu Pendidikan  School of Educational Studies, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia

Raihanah Mohd Mydin Dr., Associate Professor, Former Deputy director for Center for Teaching & Curriculum Development, Faculty member, Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, Universiti Kebangsaan - National University of Malaysia, Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia


Faizah Abd Majid, Dr.,  Professor, Director, Academic Development & Management Division, Institute of Continuing Education & Professional Studies (iCEPS), Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Shah Alam, Selangor - Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

Norazah Binti Abdul Aziz  Dr., Managing Editor of the Asian Journal of University Education (AJUE), Senior Lecturer, Department of Educational Studies, Faculty of Education, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Shah Alam, Selangor - Darul Ehsan, Malaysia


Transcript of the Oceania Round Table