India (New Delhi)

Dr Amanda Day

 

Dr Amanda Day
Counsellor (Education)
New Delhi

Post jurisdiction: India, Nepal, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Sri Lanka and the Maldives

Dr Amanda Day is the Counsellor (Education) at the Australian High Commission, New Delhi. Dr Day has worked for the Australian Department of Education and Training since 2007, primarily in school education policy. Her focus has been on assessment and reporting through the National Assessment Program (www.nap.edu.au), which includes both domestic and international student assessment. Prior to this role, Dr Day also managed initiatives such as the My School website (www.myschool.gov.au); increasing school autonomy and school improvement programs. She also worked on languages, Asian studies in schools policy and values education initiatives. Dr Day began her career as a Japanese high school teacher in Canberra. In addition to speaking Japanese, Dr Day is learning Hindi and holds a PhD in nineteenth century Australian History from the Australian National University. 


Contact details:

Dr Amanda Day
Counsellor (Education)

Australian High Commission
1/50 G Shantipath
Chanakyapuri 
New Delhi  110-021
INDIA

Phone:  +91 11 4149 4356
Fax: +91 11 2687 3172 
Email: amanda.day@dfat.gov.au         

 

(Time difference:  AEST less 4.5 hour, AEDT less 5.5 hours)

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Ms Lyndal Corbett
First Secretary (Education)
New Delhi

​ ​Lyndal Corbett took up the position as First Secretary (Education and Research), in New Delhi in August 2017.  Prior to her appointment in New Delhi, Lyndal coordinated aid programs for the Australian Bureau of Statistics, collaborating on public sector economic governance and data reform programs with the Governments of Timor-Leste and Papua New Guinea.  Lyndal worked in the Department of Education and Training from 2010-2016, fostering education and research links through bilateral relationships with national governments in South East Asia, the Americas, the Middle East and Africa. Lyndal also provided education policy advice to multilateral organisations and to Australian Government trade negotiators to pursue broader trade opportunities in the region with a focus on securing access to new markets and new technologies. She has also worked in the international education sector, supporting international students in a NSW boarding school.  Lyndal has a Masters of International Relations, where she pursued a keen interest in national soft power diplomacy and the development of the Asia-Pacific region. 

 Contact details:

Lyndal Corbett
First Secretary (Education)

Australian High Commission
1/50 G Shantipath
Chanakyapuri 
New Delhi  110021
INDIA

Phone:  +91 11 4149 4358

Fax: +91 11 2687 3172 
Email: lyndal.corbett@dfat.gov.au

 

 

Post jurisdiction: India, Nepal, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Sri Lanka and the Maldives

 

Learn more about Australia and India's education and training partnership, including recent news, at the Australia India Education Links website: www.australiaindiaeducation.com
 

 

Staff contact details:

Ms Vidhi Sahae
Policy Director - Australia India Education Council
Phone: +91 11  4149 4358
Fax: +91 11 2687 3172
Email: vidhi.sahae@dfat.gov.au

Ms Anu Jain
Senior Advisor (Education)
Phone:  +91 11 4149 4360  Ext. 260
Fax: +91 11 2687 3172
Email: anu.jain@dfat.gov.au 

Ms Priya Raja
Senior Advisor (Education)
Phone: +91 11 4139 9972
Fax: +91 11 2687 3172
Email: priya.raja@dfat.gov.au 

 Mrs Shazia Naqvi
Advisor (Education)

Phone: +91 11 4149 4410
Fax:    +91 11 2687 3172 
Email:  shazia.naqvi@dfat.gov.au 


24 hour switchboard: Dial +91 11 4139 9900 plus extension:

Amanda Day

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Lyndal Corbett 261​

Priya Raja

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Shazia Naqvi

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Anu Jain

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