Prior to joining Nous, Aidan was a secondary school teacher at a large public school in Melbourne’s outer north, where he collaborated with colleagues to lead a range of school improvement initiatives while teaching philosophy, psychology and mathematics at the school’s senior campus. Prior to this Aidan was an honours student in psychology at Orygen, The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Health; where he wrote a research thesis investigating the characteristics, longitudinal course and predictive utility of a subset of electroencephalographic biomarkers in young people at high risk for developing psychosis.
Aidan holds a Graduate Diploma in Psychology and Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Psychology from the University of Melbourne. Prior to this he earned a Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Economics with majors in philosophy, economics and econometrics. Most recently Aidan earned a Master of Teaching from Deakin University. He is an alumnus of the Teach for Australia Leadership Development Program.
Aidan enjoys the outdoors, staying active, reading, exploring Melbourne’s live music scene and cooking for his family and friends. He has never said no to a day at the beach.