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QUT Faculty of Education

We are a leading provider of preservice teacher education and postgraduate coursework and research programs. Our strong links with the education community, award-winning teaching staff and researchers, and focus on practical, real-world learning ensure our courses and graduates are innovative and future-focused.

Our work

Our experts in the School of Teacher Education and Leadership and the School of Early Childhood and Inclusive Education pursue excellence in teaching and learning, research and engagement.

Study

We prepare digitally-engaged, resilient, career-ready teachers. Our graduates are ethical, reflective and collaborative practitioners who are prepared for the real world.

Research

We deliver world-class, innovative research that advances knowledge in education, generates real-world impact and achieves excellence in research.

Engage

We lead and contribute to local, national and international communities in education informed by our scholarship, research and expertise.

Our achievements and rankings

Top 100 in Education

  • QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018
  • Academic Rankings of World Universities by Subject 2018

Graduates in demand

98.4% of QUT graduates of undergraduate education courses were employed four months after graduation*

*Full-time, part-time, or casual employment, of those graduates available for work, according to the Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching website

Teaching and program excellence

  • Received 8 Australian awards or citations that recognise the nation’s most outstanding teachers and education programs in the past 8 years
  • Rated the best in Australia for full-time employment and learning resources in the 2019 Good Universities Guide

Our leadership team

Professor Suzanne Carrington
Position
Associate Dean, Research
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Professor Ann Farrell
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Head, School of Early Childhood and Inclusive Education
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Professor Donna King
Position
Associate Dean, Learning and Teaching
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Faculty of Education
Professor Kar-Tin Lee
Position
Head, School of Teacher Education and Leadership
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Professor Carol Nicoll
Position
Executive Dean, Faculty of Education
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Professor Simone White
Position
Associate Dean, International and Engagement
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Faculty of Education

News and events

4 Apr 2019

Global ranking of university impact

QUT has been ranked 46th globally in the world’s first global attempt to measure the impact universities have on society.

29 Mar 2019

QUT education research acknowledged in national ranking

QUT’s position as a leading research institution in education has been confirmed by the Australian Government’s latest assessment of university research quality.

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