Professor Tania Aspland has been employed in higher education and the university sector since 1980. During the past twenty years she has focused her expertise around several areas of scholarship. These include:
- teacher education
- postgraduate pedagogy
- thesis supervision of international students
- higher education curriculum studies
- curriculum leadership
- professional development
Professor Tania Aspland is currently Vice President (Academic) with Kaplan (A&NZ). Previously she was Dean and Professor, Education Policy and Strategy, at Australian Catholic University following a term as Executive Dean of the Faculty of Education and Arts at ACU and prior to that, Professor and Dean of Education at the University of Adelaide. She is continuing President of the Australian Deans of Education Council.