We have built an excellent research profile, supported strongly by the work of the Office of Education Research. Our staff support researchers with grants, administration, finance, travel and resources, while also organising the training of higher degree research students.

Research strengths:


Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) rating for curriculum and pedagogy research.


Learning and teaching

Our staff are committed to improving the quality of education for diverse learners both in Australia and beyond.

Many of the faculty's pre-service graduates are registered with the Queensland College of Teachers but others work in child care settings or as trainers in community and industry settings.

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News and Events

Shining a spotlight on school bullying

13-03-2017 QUT’s leading Australian authority on school bullying Professor Marilyn Campbell will feature in ABC Television’s new...

Subject Selection for STEM Careers

27-04-2017 Find out which subjects in senior high school prepare you for successful studies at QUT in...

Inspiring educator named QUT's Outstanding Alumni Award winner for the Faculty of Education

02-08-2016 Accomplished and respected educator and leader, Maryanne Walsh, was named winner of QUT’s Outstanding Alumni Award...

Prestigious teaching award recognises leading QUT educator

01-08-2016 Former Executive Dean of education Professor Wendy Patton has received the Miller-Grassie Award for Outstanding Educational...

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Community engagement

Exceptional teachers for disadvantaged schools

This innovative program prepares high quality teachers to work in low socio-economic schools. Our students receive specialised tuition and mentoring that equips them to work in schools where they can have the greatest impact.

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