HDR students work on a range of research projects across educational policy, professionalism, leadership and internationalisation research areas.
|Globalisation/localisation, educational restructuring and governance (higher education, technical education and schools)|
|Equity, diversity and inclusion in education|
|Gender, ’race’ and class identity formation in and through education|
|Changing governance and the relationship between the state, 'family' and markets in education|
|Leadership, teaching and administrative work within a knowledge society|
|International education (universities and schools), mobility and identity|
|Academic, graduate and teacher workforce planning|
|Quality, accountability and educational research|
|Autonomy and self-managing organisations|
|Teacher, academic and leader professional identities|
|Leadership and organisational change|
|School–university collaborative networks|
|Schools, at risk students, interagency collaboration and community capacity building|
|Spatiality, temporality, connectivity and school redesign|
|Teacher health and wellbeing|
|Organisational justice and trust|
|Unequal distributions of power in education|
Longitudinal Research Study of the Rural Leadership Foundation
Research team: Professor Jill Blackmore, Associate Professor Andrea Gallant
Funding: ARLF $128,000
Vocational institutions, undergraduate degrees: distinction or inequality
Research team: Professor Susan Webb (Monash), Dr Shaun Rawolle (Deakin University), Dr Steven Hodge (University of Glasgow) and Professor Trevor Gale (University of Glasgow)
Funding: ARC $396,500
Cultural context and graduate employability
Research team: Professor Jill Blackmore, Associate Professor Ly Tran and Dr Mark Rahimi
Funding: CPA $60,000
International students in secondary schools
Research team: Professor Jill Blackmore, Associate Professor Ly Tran, Professor Catherine Beavis and Professor Christine Halse
Funding: ARC $395,000
ELGP members have extensive research and social networks and collaborations both within Australia and globally. In Australia, we have research collaborations with the University of Melbourne, Monash University, the Australian Catholic University and Flinders University.
We collaborate with international universities including the universities of Glasgow, Nottingham and Sussex in the UK, the University of Toronto in Canada, the University of Aarhus in Denmark and the University of Tampere in Finland.
For more information about ELGP research, please contact the Faculty of Education.