Rowena Murray

Dr, Professor

20062018
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Personal profile

Overview

Rowena Murray graduated with MA (Hons) from Glasgow University and PhD (with Distinction) from Pennsylvania State University and is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. She is Professor of Education, Director of Research, in the School of Education at the University of the West of Scotland and Adjunct Professor at Swinburne University, Melbourne. Her teaching and research focus on academic writing, the subject of her journal articles and books, includingHow to Write a ThesisWriting for Academic Journals and The Handbook of Academic Writing(co-authored with Sarah Moore). Her research has been funded by Nuffield Foundation and British Academy.

External positions

Adjunct Professor, Swinburne University of Technology

20102014

Visiting Lecturer, Osaka University

20082014

Visiting Professor, Swinburne University of Technology

20022005

Visiting Researcher, University of South Africa

20022003

Reader in Residence, University of Limerick

20012005

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writer Social Sciences
student Social Sciences
disengagement Social Sciences
education Social Sciences
participation Social Sciences
supervision Social Sciences
internationalization Social Sciences
knowledge production Social Sciences

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Research Output 2006 2018

Widening access to writing support: beliefs about the writing process are key

Kempenaar, L. & Murray, R. 26 Mar 2018 In : Journal of Further and Higher Education. p. 1-11

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

performance
ability
staff
university
evaluation

Analysis of writing programmes for academics: application of a transactional and systems analysis

Kempenaar, L. & Murray, R. 22 May 2017 In : Studies in Higher Education. p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

systems analysis
productivity
performance assessment
performance
education

Becoming a research writer

Murray, R. 2017

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

writer
time management
lack
time

How to Write a Thesis

Murray, R. 16 Feb 2017 4 ed. Maidenhead: Open University Press-McGraw-Hill. 408 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Summary
Writer
Thesis Writing
Writing Process
Language

Looking for insights into the writing process: lessons gleaned from writing retreats

Murray, R. 26 Oct 2017

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
writer
translator
conversation
student
editor

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