Do a PhD or Research Degree with Us

Southern Cross University offers the opportunity for you to pursue educational research through Honours, Master of Education, Masters by Research (thesis) and the Doctor of Philosophy.

Research Supervision

Academic Staff in the School of Education engage in a diverse range of educational research projects, many of which relate to learning and teaching in formal educational contexts from early childhood through to higher education. The outcomes of these research projects has informed policy and practice and the education profession, both nationally and internationally, as well as influencing the School's curricula and teaching practice.

To find an appropriate supervisor, please search the School of Education staff research profilesFor information about the application process for any of our research degrees please contact: hdr-education@scu.edu.au or visit the Graduate School.

Please also do not hesitate to contact the following staff members if you are interested in undertaking a research degree or would like to discuss your postgraduate study options:

Associate Professor Alexandra Lasczik

Deputy Dean Research & HDR Training, School of Education
Southern Cross University
School of Education
Gold Coast Campus
Locked Mail Bag 4, Coolangatta, QLD, Australia, 4225

Phone: +61 07 5589 3132 
Email: hdr-education@scu.edu.au   

Dr Marianne Logan

Associate Director of Higher Degree Research (PhD and Masters by Thesis) and the Honours Coordinator in the School of Education
Southern Cross University
School of Education
Gold Coast Campus
Locked Mail Bag 4, Coolangatta, QLD, Australia, 4225

Phone: +61 07 5589 3122 
Email: marianne.logan@scu.edu.au

Associate Professor Marilyn Chaseling

Associate Director, Higher Degrees Research: Doctor of Education Program
Southern Cross University
School of Education
Lismore Campus B/E Block Room 3.41

Phone: +61 0437 259 185
Email: marilyn.chaseling@scu.edu.au

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