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Sue Walker
Professor Sue Walker
BEd(Hons)(QUT), MEd(QUT), PhD(QUT)
Current Appointment: Associate Dean (Research)
Organisational Unit: Faculty of Education

Telephone: 07 5589 3495
Location: C6.25 - Gold Coast
Campus: Gold Coast
Personal Website

Sue Walker is a Professor in the Faculty of Education and Leader of the Early Years Reseach Lab. She has made an international contribution in the area of early childhood development, including atypical development and children’s outcomes and teaching and teacher education. Her research interests include epistemic beliefs and teachers’ practice; teacher-child relationships; child outcomes in relation to inclusive early childhood education programs; early intervention and the transition to school. She has particular expertise in quantitative methodologies and the use of longitudinal datasets.