SCU Staff Directory

Mellie Green
Dr Mellie Green
Bachelor of Science, Grad Cert in Education (Arts Education), Mater of Educational Studies, PhD(UQ)
Current Appointment: Lecturer
Organisational Unit: Faculty of Education

Location: Gold Coast C5.36
Campus: Gold Coast

Dr Mellie Green has been a primary school teacher for over 25 years, with 20 of those in the classroom and teacher-librarianship, and five in curriculum leadership. She completed her PhD in 2021. Her doctoral research explored student engagement in reading for enjoyment in the upper primary years. Her areas of research passion are: use of children’s literature in the primary classroom, reading instruction, curriculum and pedagogy.  She is a Literacy and English teaching lecturer with a love of high-quality children’s books. Mellie is also an active member of the Departing Radically in Academic Writing (DRAW) group.