The Department of Education is a unique and progressive department that engages with education’s most pressing questions and challenges. Our innovative initial teacher education programs in early childhood, primary and secondary education create outstanding educators. Through our research and teaching we explore the role of education systems, educators, children and young people in shaping equitable and remarkable futures. 

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Ms Janine Forbes-Rolfe Lecturer and Course Director, Secondary Education +61 3 9214 4866
jforbesrolfe@swinburne.edu.au
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Dr Wendy Goff Lecturer, Education +61 3 9214 4931
wgoff@swinburne.edu.au
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Dr Catherine Hartung Senior Lecturer, Education +61 3 9214 8514
chartung@swinburne.edu.au
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Associate Professor Therese Keane Deputy Chair, Department of Education +61 3 9214 8579
tkeane@swinburne.edu.au
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Associate Professor Narelle Lemon Associate Professor, Education +61 3 9214 5571
nlemon@swinburne.edu.au
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Professor Karen Malone Academic Research Director, School of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities; Professor, Education kmalone@swinburne.edu.au AS321
Siobhan O'Brien Lecturer and Course Director, Early Childhood Education +61 3 9214 4401
siobhanobrien@swinburne.edu.au
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Dr Maryanne Pale Lecturer, Education +61 3 9214 4611
mpale@swinburne.edu.au
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Professor Sivanes Phillipson Dean International, Faculty of Health, Arts and Design; Professor, Education +61 3 92143531
sphillipson@swinburne.edu.au
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Professor Ninetta Santoro Adjunct Professor, Education nsantoro@swinburne.edu.au  
Karen Turner Lecturer, Education +61 3 9214 4475
klturner@swinburne.edu.au
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Dr Kristina Turner Lecturer and Course Director, Primary Education +61 3 9214 8441
kcturner@swinburne.edu.au
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Katrina Van Vuuren Lecturer, Education +61 3 9214 4762
kvanvuuren@swinburne.edu.au
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Dr Anat Wilson Lecturer, Education +61 3 9214 5669
anatwilson@swinburne.edu.au
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Dr Bin Wu Lecturer, Education +61 3 9214 8021
binwu@swinburne.edu.au
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Dr Tracy Charlotte Young Lecturer, Education +61 3 9214 5485
tryoung@swinburne.edu.au
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