Joe Fraser is an Associate Professor at the University of Newcastle and Director of Kaho`iwai - Center for Adult Teaching and Learning. His experiences include career and technical education in the Royal Australian Air Force (delivering the national aerospace curriculum), undergraduate, and graduate teaching and administration at Australian and American Universities. He held positions as adjunct faculty, tenured professor, Head of School, Dean of Education, and Pro-Vice Chancellor. His current employment is with Kanu o Ka `Äina Learning `Ohana managing the post-baccalaureate certificate of teaching. Qualifications include an Advanced Certificate in Vocational Training Systems, Associate Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering, Bachelor of Education (Aboriginal Studies and Community Adult Education), and Masters in Education (Adult).