Assoc Professor Geoff Shacklock


Deputy Head, Primary & Secondary Educa

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+61 3 9925 7850


Building: 220
Level: 3
Room: 14

Bundoora West Campus


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Geoff Shacklock is an Associate Professor in Education Studies and Deputy Head, Learning and Teaching in the School of Education at RMIT University. As an experienced secondary school teacher and university educator, he teaches education studies courses in teacher preparation programs and research methodology in postgraduate education programs. His teaching covers the areas of curriculum, pedagogy, philosophy of education, sociology of education, popular culture, and qualitative research methods. In addition, he supervises research students undertaking projects about teachers, students, schools, education policy, educational leadership and social theory. He participates in university committees about learning and teaching, research, ethics and program development and is active in building partnerships between the university and networks in post-compulsory education.


B.AppSc RMIT, Dip.Ed Hawthorn, B.Ed, M.EdAdmin Deakin, PhD Flinders.

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