Research

Research in the School of Education

The RMIT School of Education’s research is innovative, with academic staff and HDR students employing a variety of traditional and cutting-edge methods and theories that contribute to our understanding of education in domestic and international education settings. We examine important educational issues, and work to contribute new insights that will advance equity, excellence and efficiency that benefits individuals and educational organisations.

Interested in studying with us? The School of Education offers a PhD (Doctor of Philosophy) and a Master degree by research. Click on the “Postgraduate Research” link below.

Interested in in our research? Learn more about our researchers and their areas of expertise by clicking the “Our Researchers” link below.

Interested in our evaluation, policy analysis, professional development programmes and research projects? Click on the “Our Projects” link below.

For all inquiries related to research in the School of Education, please contact any of our dedicated staff:

Professor Jeffrey S. Brooks, Associate Dean, Research & Innovation

Senior Lecturer Emily Gray, HDR Coordinator

Samantha Bennett, School of Education Research Administrator    

Postgraduate research

The School of Education offers a PhD (Doctor of Philosophy) and a Master degree by research. Find out about the research program structures, entrance requirements and other application information.

Our projects

Discover research projects undertaken by staff and postgraduate students in the School of Education. Learn about the many ways we help shape education globally through our research.

Our researchers

RMIT School of Education researchers are conducting leading research on many important areas of education.

Education Research Network

The purpose of the Education Research Network is to bring together a community of education researchers and practitioners to explore ideas, share high quality work and to form substantive collaborations.

Education Research Network

The purpose of the Education Research Network is to bring together a community of education researchers and practitioners to explore ideas, share high quality work and to form substantive collaborations.

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RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business. - Artwork created by Louisa Bloomer

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Acknowledgement of country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business.