Kafcaloudes wins 2019 JERAA Teaching Award
September 20, 2019
Phil Kafcaloudes has won the inaugural JERAA Teaching Award for his outstanding work in coordinating the coverage of “Election 2019”.
RMIT Industry Fellow Kafcaloudes was the executive producer for the 120-strong team for the three-hour program that was broadcast on Community Television and The Junction’s website. The show included students from more than 20 universities across Australia.
The judging panel was comprised of national teaching citation and award winners Professor Trevor Cullen (ECU), Teaching Fellow Caroline Graham (Bond), and Associate Professor Kristy Hess (Deakin).
Kafcaloudes wins a $2000 prize for his work on “Election 2019”.
The JERAA Teaching award was introduced to recognise outstanding work undertaken by journalism educators.