Dr Lynn Downes

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


Personal details

Positions

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

Discipline

Curriculum and Pedagogy, Specialist Studies in Education

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

Qualifications

  • PhD (Queensland University of Technology)
  • Master of Education (TESOL) (Queensland University of Technology)

Professional memberships and associations

Vice President (Brisbane) ALEA Meanjin.

University Liaison/ ALEA Brisbane.

Associate Editor - Literacy Learning: the Middle Years (LLMY)

ALEA TESIG co-convenor

Teaching

Lynn has higher education undergraduate and postgraduate teaching experience in the Sociology of Education, English as an Additional Language and Dialect (EAL/D), and English Curriculum Studies. She has extensive experience as a primary and pre-primary classroom teacher both in South Africa as well as Australia. Her interests also include language and literacy in the primary school context, and she is enthusiastic about sharing this knowledge and passion with her students. Lynn Coordinates and teaches the following units: EUB110 Primary English Curriculum 1 EUB306 Primary English Curriculum 3 EUN106 Primary English Curriculum 1

Experience

Publications

QUT ePrints

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Supervision