Dr Eliani Boton has over twenty-six years working in the Education sector. She started her career in her home country (Brazil) teaching English and Spanish to speakers of other languages (TESOL & TSSOL teacher). After migrating to Australia in 1994, she held various training and management roles within universities and vocational colleges. Her areas of expertise include online course design & delivery, as well as the integration of pedagogical strategies for high student engagement and retention. Eliani holds a Bachelor of Education (UNESP, Brazil), a Certificate IV in Training & Assessment (TAFE), a Graduate Diploma in eLearning (UNE) and a PhD in Education (UNE).