Postion: Lecturer and Palmerston North Site Coordinator
Location: Diocese Palmerston North
Qualifications: B Teaching (Waikato), MRe (ACU), Doctoral student Education (ACU)
Research and Academic Interest: Religious Education
Rosalie Connors joined TCI in May 2018 as lecturer and Palmerston North Site Coordinator.
Rosalie is a qualified primary teacher, who came into teaching after many years in other professional fields. After several years teaching in the primary sector she moved into secondary teaching, primarily teaching Religious Education.
In 2010 she completed a Master of Religious Education through the Australian Catholic University. She is currently completing Education doctoral studies in faith leadership with the Australian Catholic University.
Rosalie is passionate about Catholic education, faith formation and life-long learning. Being a mature student at all levels of tertiary education, she is aware of the balances that students need to make between work and formation.
Prior to coming to TCI, Rosalie worked at diocesan level in the Palmerston North Catholic Education Office as the Review and Development Advisor to schools.