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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 Professor of Education in the School of Education located at the Gold Coast Campus. He 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 $3M.