Dr Jan Deans receives 2016 Early Childhood Australia Doctoral Thesis Award

Congratulations to Dr Jan Deans, Director of the University’s Early Learning Centre in Abbotsford, on receiving the Early Childhood Australia (ECA) Doctoral Thesis Award.

Presented at the 2016 ECA National Conference, 5-8 October, this award aims to encourage early childhood research and recognises the excellence of early childhood research undertaken by doctoral students.

Jan’s colleague, Dr Jane Page congratulated her on this outstanding achievement.

“It’s such an achievement to be recognised on the national stage in this way and it goes without saying that we are very proud of Jan and her achievements,” she said.

Congratulations Jan!