Associate Professor
Jill Willis

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


Personal details

Positions

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

Keywords

Assessment, Policy evaluation, Learning Spaces, School leadership, Participatory evaluation methodologies, Student voice, Learner agency

Discipline

Curriculum and Pedagogy, Specialist Studies in Education, Other Education

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

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Queensland University of Technology)
  • Master of Education (James Cook Uni. of North Qld)
  • Graduate Diploma of Teaching (Secondary) (Kelvin Grove C.A.E)
  • Bachelor of Arts (University of Queensland)

Professional memberships and associations

Centre for Inclusive Education (C4iE) - Program co-lead Engagement and Learning  Australian Teacher Education Association (ATEA) Australian Association for Research in Education (AARE) American Education Research Association (AERA)

Teaching

LCN659 Leading Evaluation

LCN630 Leading policy and change in action

EUN122 Assessment pedagogies

Selected publications

QUT ePrints

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Awards

Selected research projects

Projects listed above are funded by Australian Competitive Grants. Projects funded from other sources are not listed due to confidentiality agreements.

Supervision

Current supervisions

  • Diverse experiences of assessment for learning pedagogies: student and teacher learning
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Andrew Gibson
  • Nationally Consistent Collection of Data on School Students with Disability (NCCD): An Institutional Ethnography of Student Funding
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Nerida Spina, Professor Gordon Tait
  • How do carer responsibilities impact women's higher education decision-making?
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Melinda Laundon, Dr Andrew Gibson
  • Interactive Data Visualisation: Structure and Purpose of Design
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Andrew Gibson, Professor David Lovell
  • Discreet Disengagement in the Classroom
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Professor Linda Graham, Dr Callula Killingly
  • Evaluating the impact of a co-designed self-advocacy program with students with dyslexia: A mixed-methods approach
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Sofia Mavropoulou
  • Middle leaders in Australian schools
    Professional Doctorate, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Leanne Crosswell
  • Enabling middle-years (M-Y) student voices about assessment to improve their assessment experiences, academic wellbeing and achievement
    Professional Doctorate, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Jenna Gillett-Swan
  • Accessible Assessment in Higher Education
    Professional Doctorate, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Glenys Mann