Adjunct Professor
Mary Ryan

Profile image of Adjunct Professor Mary Ryan

Personal details


Critical Discourse Analysis, Critical Pedagogy, Reflexivity, Higher Education, Literacies, Teacher professionalism, Socio-spatial theory, Reflective Practice, Writing, Youth culture


Curriculum and Pedagogy, Linguistics, Specialist Studies in Education

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


  • PhD (Griffith University)
  • Master of Education (University of Southern Qld)
  • Bachelor of Education (University of Central Qld)
  • Diploma of Teaching (Darling Downs Inst. of Adv. Ed.)

Professional memberships and associations

  • Australian Literacy Educators Association, member
  • Australian Association for Research in Education, member
  • Queensland College of Teachers, member
  • Primary English Teachers' Association, member


Teaching areas include the Professional Doctorate and primary and middle years literacy

  • EDR703 - Advanced Research Studies in Educational Contexts (EdD)
  • CRB 006 – Teaching Reading and Writing
  • CRB442  - Teaching of Writing
  • CRP 400 – Middle Years: Multiliteracies (graduate diploma)

Selected publications

QUT ePrints

For more publications by Mary, explore their research in QUT ePrints (our digital repository).

View more publications