Director, International Strategy & Growth
In 2015, Dr Susan DELAHUNTY set up Explore English, a funky, premium, English Language Centre in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD. As the Director of International Strategy & Growth, she is responsible for implementing and designing strategies to help strengthen and grow the Centre’s position in the international education arena.
Dr Susan corroborates with international stakeholders in designing English and VET programmes for on and offshore delivery. Susan has over 20 years’ experience as an educationist and maintains her membership with the Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT).
Her two master’s degrees in applied Linguistics (TESOL) and Education (Special Needs) have equipped her with the expertise to devise teaching and learning strategies that support a range of diverse international learning programmes.
Her PhD thesis focused on international female students studying at Australian universities. More recently, Susan was a finalist in the Telstra Business Woman of the Year awards for academia.
She is an active member of NEAS and the ACPET International Steering Committee.
She focuses on researching and assessing the suitability of partnerships that meet the challenges in the global marketplace today.