Reviews & Evaluations

Shelda is an experienced reviewer and evaluation consultant. She has undertaken external reviews of organisations and acted as an internal consultant to universities. Some key reviews / evaluations include:

(2012)  Strategic Research Capacity Building: Investigating higher education researcher development strategies in the United Kingdom, United States and New Zealand. Winston Churchill Memorial Trust Fellowship report. Available at:

(2010 – 2011) Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (GBRMPA) Knowledge Audit

(2010)  University of Western Australia: Leading Successful Organisational Change,

(2009) University of Western Australia: Making Performance Count: Academic Performance Management.

(2007)  Scotch College, Western Australia: Leading Educational Change.

(2006) Enabling the development of discipline-based activities across Australia’s higher education teaching community: Preliminary scoping paper for the Carrick Institute of Learning and Teaching in Higher Education Discipline Based Activities project.

(2006)  University of Western Australia:  Staff IT Training Needs.

(2005)  University of Western Australia: Review of Teaching And Learning Infrastructure And Support Of Academic Leadership for Quality Teaching And Learning.

(2004)  University of Western Australia:  Career Researchers: Supporting their Developmental Needs

(2004)  Group of Eight Universities: Building a competitive edge: A review of the development needs of researchers in Australian research-intensive universities.

(2004)  Group of Eight Universities: One size does not fit all…. A review of the literature relating to researcher development needs.

(2004)  University of Western Australia:  Support for New University Teachers

(2003)   University of Western Australia:  A Review of School Managers’ Perceptions of their Initial Experiences at the University of Western Australia