Dr Rita Prestigiacomo

Dr Rita Prestigiacomo

Lecturer
Engineering
Grad Sch: Biomedical Eng

Dr Rita Prestigiacomo is a Lecturer (Nexus Fellow) at the Graduate School of Biomedical Engineering, where she previously worked as an academic developer and a post-doctoral fellow. With a PhD in Education from the University of Sydney, she brings a rich background in teaching. Dr. Prestigiacomo areas of expertise include curriculum development, reflective teaching and learning practices, student engagement, group work and co-design work, all underpinned by a practical approach bridging theory and practice. 

  • Journal articles | 2024
    Prestigiacomo R; Chan CC; Kark L, 2024, 'A biomedical engineering curriculum development: A qualitative study engaging four stakeholders', European Journal of Education, 59, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ejed.12632
    Journal articles | 2020
    Prestigiacomo R; Hunter J; Knight S; Martinez-Maldonado R; Lockyer L, 2020, 'Data in practice: A participatory approach to understanding pre-service teachers’ perspectives', Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, 36, pp. 107 - 119, http://dx.doi.org/10.14742/ajet.6388
  • Conference Papers | 2020
    Prestigiacomo R; Hadgraft R; Hunter J; Locker L; Knight S; van den Hoven E; Martinez-Maldonado R, 2020, 'Learning-centred translucence', in Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Learning Analytics & Knowledge, ACM, presented at LAK '20: 10th International Conference on Learning Analytics and Knowledge, http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/3375462.3375475