PhD (Macquarie University)
Ralph Rawlinson Award for Education of Students with Disadvantage. Australian College of Educators Inner Sydney Region Award, 2017
Macquarie University Professor Jennifer Bowles Prize for Highly Commended Publication for 2014
UTS Human Rights Award: Social Inclusion Award. High Commendation, 2010
Australian Learning and Teaching Council citation for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning, 2010
UTS Vice Chancellors Teaching and Learning Award for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning, 2009
The Lee Mills Teacher Education Encourgament Award, Australian Association of Special Education Inc, 2009
O’Neill, S., Strnadová, I., & Cumming, T. (2015). How Juvenile Justice and Education support the transition of school-aged youth from within a custodial environment to the community: Lessons to be learned and celebrations to share.Total $60,000: UNSW Australia: School of Education Research Grants Program ($20,000), NSW Department of Education ($20,000), and NSW Department of Juvenile Justice ($20,000).
O’Neill, S. (2015). Changes in pre-service, high school teachers’ classroom management sense of efficacy and preparedness from completing focused coursework and professional experience. UNSW Australia: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, School of Education Research Grants Program ($6000).
2015-2018: Chief Investigator 1 in a collaborative research project investigating the transition planning and supports for young people serving custodial sentences in NSW.
Member of the Special and Inclusive Education Research Group - UNSW
Member of the Australasian Association of Special Education, NSW Chapter committee member
Member of the Australian Education Research Association, Inclusive Education Special Interest Group
Member of the American Educational Research Association, Classroom Management Special Interest Group
Book review editor for the Australasian Journal of Inclusive and Special Education
Editorial Board Member for Career Development and Transition for Exceptional Individuals
Reviewer for Teaching and Teacher Education
Reviewer for Australasian Journal of Inclusive and Special Education
Reviewer for the International Journal of School Dissaffection
Reviewer for Australian Educational Research Association Conference
Reviewer for the Australian Association of Special Education Conference
EDST4084 Managing the Classroom Environment
EDST5138 Inclusive Education: Policy, planning and pedagogy
EDST5129 Transitions in Lives with Students with Disabilities