Dr Van Dyke has conducted applied research in education and public health for academic institutes, not-for-profit research organisations, and private research companies in Australia and the USA.
She has particular interests in young people and survey methodology.
Since receiving her PhD in 2000, Dr Van Dyke has worked at the Australian Red Cross Blood Service in donor research, headspace (the National Youth Mental Health Foundation), the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research, the Brotherhood of St Laurence, and American Institutes for Research (California).
Areas of expertise
- Schools policy
- VET in schools
- Vocational education and training policy