HDR interest areas

Becoming a higher degree by research (HDR) student at Deakin's School of Education gives you the opportunity to work with some of the best and brightest academics and researchers in your chosen field. 

With expert supervision and broad interest areas, you can pursue your passion and expand your knowledge base.


Our HDR interest areas

Find a supervisor and discover what projects current research students are undertaking. 

PhD, master's by research and professional doctorate candidates in the School of Education can choose from the following interest areas.

Applied Learning & Professional Education and Training

Arts Education

Curriculum, Pedagogy and Professional Learning

Early Childhood Education

Education Policy, Professionalism, Leadership and Internationalisation

Health & Physical Education

Humanities, Societies and Environments Education

Language, Literacies and Learning

Mathematics Education

Science, Technology & Environmental Education

TESOL, EAL/D and Languages

Contact us

Our HDR coordinators will be happy to help you with any enquiries you might have regarding studying at the School of Education, choosing a discipline or finding a supervisor.

Melbourne Burwood Campus HDR Coordinator
Dr Glenn Auld
+61 3 9251 7098
Email Dr Auld

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus HDR Coordinator
Dr Amanda Mooney
+61 3 5227 3285
Email Dr Mooney