Toby Durden is a Senior Project Manager in the eSolutions (IT) Division at Deakin University, Australia. Toby draws on 17 years project management and systems experience and for the last 7 years has been applying SCRUM and agile practices to his work. This includes a range of initiatives in Deakin’s Service Delivery stream, including setting up a number of Communities of Practice, as well as historically managing initiatives in Deakin’s Teaching and Learning development stream, including deployment of learning management systems, synchronous communication tools, lecture recording and playback facilities, simulations and virtual environments.
Deakin University, Project Manager
August 2007 - December 2009, Geelong, Victoria, AU
Principally working as a project manager across a range of initiatives associated with the University's core business of teaching and learning, a number os scrum-style projects were undertaken and managed iteratively via sprints.
Deakin University, Business Analyst
January 2004 - December 2005, Geelong, Victoria, AU
Early foray into agile practices as part of the Deakin Online Project, an initiaitive to develop a virtual, online campus for the University,