Professor Karen Dooley

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


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Personal details

Positions

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

Keywords

English as a second language, primary literacy education, refugee education

Discipline

Curriculum and Pedagogy, Specialist Studies in Education, Education Systems

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

Qualifications

  • PhD (Griffith University)
  • Graduate Certificate in Arts (Chinese) (University of New England)
  • Graduate Certificate in Applied Linguistics (Griffith University)
  • BEdStud(Hons) (University of Queensland)
  • DipT (Brisbane College of Adv. Ed.)

Professional memberships and associations


  • Australian Association for Research in Education (AARE)
  • American Educational Research Association (AERA)
  • International Literacy Association (ILA)

Teaching

Karen teaches research methods in the EdD (Doctor of Education). She is course coordinator for ED11, the Doctor of Education (EdD) and ID49, the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD). Karen has also taught and coordinated undergraduate and graduate literacy units, and has taught research methods at undergraduate and masters level.  Karen has been the Academic Coordinator for several lecturer training programs funded by the China Scholarship Council. Karen is the QUT coordinator for the Beijing Normal University -- Queensland University of Technology -- University of Calgary Doctoral Program.

Experience

Publications

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Awards

Research projects