Adjunct Professor
Anne Hickling-Hudson

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Faculty of Creative Industries, Education & Social Justice,
School of Teacher Education & Leadership


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Adjunct Professor
Faculty of Creative Industries, Education & Social Justice,
School of Teacher Education & Leadership


Comparative & international education, cross-cultural education, curriculum, education policy, ethnicity/ race, gender, postcolonial theory, social equity, socio-economic development, teacher education


Education Systems, Curriculum and Pedagogy, Other Education

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


  • PhD (University of Queensland)
  • MA (University of Hong Kong)
  • MEd (University of The West Indies)
  • GDMedia (Aust Film,T.V. & Radio Sch.)
  • DipEd (University of The West Indies)
  • BA (University of The West Indies)

Professional memberships and associations

  • Professional Associations - presidencies and board memberships

2009 – 2010: President, by invitation, of BAICE (British Association for International and Comparative Education). Presented Keynote Address at BAICE conference, Univesrity of East Anglia, September 2010.

2009 – 2011: President of the Australian Association for Caribbean Studies (AACS). Convened and led 8th Conference of the AACS, Brisbane, 11-13 Feb., 2009. Chaired 9th conference of the AACS in Newcastle, New South Wales, 16-18 Feb, 2011.

2001 – 2004: President of the World Council of Comparative and International Education (WCCES). Convened, led and presented keynote address at 12th conference of the WCCES in Havana, Cuba 2004.

2005 – 2010: Executive member, Board of the World Council of Comparative and International Education (WCCES).

1997 - 1998: President of the Australia & New Zealand Comparative and International Education Association (ANZCIES).

  •  Editor & Advisory Board membership of Academic Books and Journals

Co-Editor (with Prof. Peter Mayo & Prof Antonia Darder):  Postcolonial Studies in Education. Book series (Palgrave Macmillan) launched in 2010. Ten books published, with several more in preparation.

Co-Editor (with Prof. Peter Mayo and Dr. Milosh Raykov): Postcolonial Directions in Education.  Online journal (Horizons Press) launched in 2011.

Member of Editorial International Boards of Scholarly Journals

Compare (current). This includes mentorship of new writers.

International Journal of Educational Development (current)

Asia-Pacific Journal of Education (current)

Policy Futures in Education (current)

Caribbean Journal of Education (current)

Comparative Education Review (2001 – 2005)


Subjects taught while a full-time member of QUT's Education Faculty (1987 - December 2012)
CLB049 The Global Teacher (B.Ed. elective) Offered in Semester 1 each year. Themes: Educational implications of globalisation & change; global wealth & poverty disparities in education; Peace studies and conflict awareness; Educational activism for human rights; Pedagogies to challenge oppression; Health and environmental pedagogies for the non-specialist teacher; Gender and education in global context; Planning for teaching with a multiliteracies approach including information technology, media and multi-lingual planning.
CLB401 Cultural Diversity and Education (B.Ed. elective) Offered on-line. Themes: Patterns and implications of ethnic diversity in Australian socio-cultural contexts; perceptions of ethnicity and anti-racist education; multicultural pedagogies for diversity; Indigenous issues in education; planning the multicultural school and classroom.
CLN604 – Globalisation and Educational Change (M.Ed. Elective) Offered in Semester 1 each year. Themes: Perspectives on analysing socio-cultural change; globalisation theories; postcolonial theory and its application to education; country case studies of education and change; analysing change in educational policy for sectors and curriculum including language planning, gender issues, multicultural studies and futures studies.
EDB003 – Teaching and Learning Studies: Practising Education (B.Ed. core subject) Member of team of lecturers.
EDB007 – Culture Studies: Indigenous Education (B. Ed. Core subject) Member of team of lecturers.

Selected publications

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