Robert Sanders

(Management Committee CEA 1993-2005, 2007-, Secretary CEA 1994-1999, President CEA 2001-2005 and 2007-, CEA Chemical Educator 2007 )

Robert was the Principal of the Ardeer Campus of Sunshine College and has over 30 years of teaching experience. Robert worked as an industrial chemist before becoming a teacher. He has held the position of Project Officer (Chemistry) for Curriculum Branch and the VCAA and he has been head of the science department, curriculum coordinator and VCE coordinator at Sunshine College. He has been awarded the CRA Science Fellowship (1989), the BHP Science Teacher Award (1998) and the RACI Chemistry Teaching Award (2001). He is interested in the application of learning technologies in the classroom and is a member of the ChemCal management committee. He was the Assistant Chief Chemistry Examiner and an assessor and setting examiner for both the HSC and VCE exams for over 15 years. Robert contributed to the CEA team by writing and developing some of the ChemCAL units. Robert was a writer for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and the enhanced editions of Chemistry One.