SCU Staff Directory
Professor David Lynch
FAACLM(OTHAUS), BEd(JCU), DipTeach(JCU), MEd(School Admin)(JCU), EdD(CQU)
Current Appointment: Chair of Discipline (Postgraduate Teacher Education)
Organisational Unit: Faculty of Education
Location: Gold Coast Campus
Campus: Gold Coast
David Lynch is Chair of Discipline (Post Graduate Studies) in the Faculty of Education and 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 has 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's research/ project income is circa $4M.