Associate Professor Bartleet is Director of the Queensland (Qld) Conservatorium Research Centre and Deputy Director (Research) at the Qld. Conservatorium Griffith University, Australia. She has worked on a range of national and international projects in community music, arts-based service learning with Australian First Peoples, intercultural community arts, and arts programs in prison. Many of these projects have been realized in partnership with a wide range of NGOs, arts and community organizations, and students and colleagues across Australia and the Asia Pacific. She has led a major OLT Innovation and Development project and has worked on four successive ARC Linkage projects. She convenes the Conservatorium’s award winning Winanjjikari Service Learning Program. An active researcher and passionate educator, she has played a leading role in the development of innovative practices, new curriculum resources, course and program designs, and community engagement initiatives in music learning and teaching across a diverse range of higher education settings.