Faculty of Education

Future research students

The Faculty of Education works with the university Graduate Research Office to support Education Higher Degree for Research students. We assist you from your initial enquiry, through to completion of your Higher Degree by Research.

Research in the Faculty of Education is directed towards enhancing education in school, university and work place settings. The Faculty has a growing research record in a wide range of disciplinary areas including mathematics, literacy, science education and Health and Physical Education, and in relation to key contemporary issues, including school leadership, provision for students with learning difficulties, rural and regional education, early childhood education and TESOL.

Faculty academics are associated with national and international research networks and major collaborative research projects that present exciting opportunities for graduate research.

The Faculty has internationally recognised researchers in a number of areas. Teacher education and professional development of teachers are a strong focus for research.

The expertise of research staff can be found on individual staff profiles.

The Faculty welcomes an Expression of Interest (EOI) from prospective local, national and international Higher Degree by Research prospective students, with opportunities for full-time or part-time study towards a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Doctor of Education (EdD) degree or Master of Education (MEd) (Research). If you would like to apply for a Higher Degree by Research please contact the Arts Business Law and Education (ABLE) Research Hub (graduateresearch.CALE@utas.edu.au).