Dr Lyndal O'Gorman

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Faculty of Creative Industries, Education & Social Justice,
School of Early Childhood & Inclusive Education

Personal details


Senior Lecturer
Faculty of Creative Industries, Education & Social Justice,
School of Early Childhood & Inclusive Education


Arts, Conceptions, Early childhood education, Education for sustainability, Parents, Phenomenography, Preparatory Year, Queensland


Education Systems, Curriculum and Pedagogy, Other Education

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


  • PhD (Queensland University of Technology)
  • Bachelor of Education (Queensland University of Technology)
  • Diploma of Teaching (Early Childhood) (Brisbane College of Adv. Ed.)

Professional memberships and associations

  • Australian Association of Environmental Education
  • Queensland Early Childhood Sustainability Network


Lyndal specialises in teaching in the following areas:

  • Early childhood and primary visual and media arts education
  • Education for Sustainability

Lyndal has been a member of an award-winning Scholarship of Teaching team that conducted research investigating the experiences of students with English as an additional language as they undertook field experience in Australian schools. As Program Coordinator of the Graduate Diploma in Education (Early Years) course, Lyndal lead a teaching team that won the Education Faculty's inaugural Teaching and Learning Award for Teaching Excellence (Team Award) in 2009. This was achieved as a result of the team's innovative work with the Graduate Schools Program. Lyndal is an experienced Arts educator who has lead large teaching teams in the Faculty of Education across multiple campuses. Her teaching expertise was recognised through a secondment to the university's central Learning and Teaching Unit (2016/17) where she worked in the Academic Development Team to provide professional development to early career academics from across QUT. Lyndal is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy through the QUT Academy of Learning and Teaching (QALT).


Selected publications

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