Dr Lester Thompson

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Personal details


Sociology, Policy and Administration, Political Science

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


  • Doctor of Philosophy (University of Queensland)
  • Master of Regional Science (University of Queensland)

Professional memberships and associations


Teaching highlights
2005: QUT TALSS Teaching Fellowship A
Teaching interests

  • the development of practice wisdom in social work proto-professionals

  • a taxonomy for explicit contextual learning

  • online environments and the promotion of professional competencies

  • professional change agents and practice wisdom

  • developing rich learning environments

  • capability, confidence and commitment and motivation to learn.


Selected publications

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