Elaine Chapman is the Associate Dean of Research in the Faculty of Education at UWA. Elaine held academic positions at Monash University and at the University of Sydney prior to settling at UWA. Elaine’s background is in psychology, but she has always had an interest in applying knowledge from psychology to education. Her general research interests lie in the areas of applied social and educational psychology, educational assessment, and research methods. Elaine has published research and supervised doctoral students across a diverse range of areas in the field of education.