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David Lynch
Professor David Lynch
FAACLM(OTHAUS), BEd(JCU), DipTeach(JCU), MEd(School Admin)(JCU), EdD(CQU)
Current Appointment: Professor
Organisational Unit: Faculty of Education

Telephone: 0755893429
Location: Gold Coast Campus
Campus: Gold Coast
Personal Website

David Lynch is Research Leader of TeachLab, a research entity focused on teaching improvement at SCU. David is a Professor of Education in the School of Education located at the Gold Coast Campus and is the author of numerous books and articles on teacher education and teaching improvement: specializing in Whole of School Teaching Improvement. His research and development interests form the basis of a rethink on teaching, teacher education and the role and skills required of school leaders to effect whole school teaching improvement . David’s background is in primary education having been a teacher and senior state school principal in early professional life. His academic career includes positions as professor of education, head of campus, sub-dean, and head of the school of education at a number of universities. Two of David's key books include "Creating the Outstanding School"(2015) and "Preparation Teachers in Times of Change" (2012). Davids research/ project income is circa $4M.