Ms Rachael Gross

Fenner School of Environment and Society, ANU College of Science

ANU VICE-CHANCELLOR'S AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE
IN TUTORING OR DEMONSTRATING
CANDIDATE

Ms Rachael Gross’s approach to teaching brings a holistic, inclusive and sincere perspective to students. She understands that teaching and learning is not a monolith. Each student learns differently. Bespoke teaching approaches are necessary if students are to do well in their course and, importantly, enjoy what they study. Rachael is an approachable and empathetic teacher – she finds genuine joy in getting to know her students and in ensuring student wellbeing is central to her education approach.



“I really enjoy the challenge of making sure that everyone has a safe place to learn and a really holistic and flexible way of learning as opposed to how it's normally taught, where it's quite rigid.”
Ms Rachael Gross

Rachael Gross
“And also people let me just talk about elephants nonstop, and that's really exciting because I don't think my friends and family appreciate it anymore.”
Ms Rachael Gross


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