Associate Professor Hernan Cuervo

Associate Professor Hernan Cuervo

Associate Professor Hernan Cuervo

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Dr Cuervo is Deputy Director of the YRC and an Associate Professor at the Melbourne Graduate School of Education (MGSE).


His research interests focus on youth studies, theories of justice, rural education and education policy. Hernán coordinates and teaches the subject 'Diversity, Inclusion and Transitions' in the Master of Education and the subjects 'Youth Leading Change', ''Youth & Popular Culture', and 'Learning and the Digital Generation' at an undergraduate level. He is a co-coordinator of the Graduate Certificate of Education Research at the MGSE, and coordinates and lectures the subject ‘Education Research Methodology’. Hernán also works in the Life Patterns project focusing on youth transitions and the link between education and work. He is also currently a member of the Council Advisory Policy for the Australian Youth Affairs Coalition (AYAC) and the Red de Comunidades Rurales, Argentina.