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Dr Radha Iyer

Faculty of Education,
School of Early Childhood and Inclusive Education

Personal

Name
Dr Radha Iyer
Position(s)
Senior Lecturer
Faculty of Education,
School of Early Childhood and Inclusive Education
Discipline *
Specialist Studies in Education, Cultural Studies, Literary Studies
Phone
+61 7 3138 3418
Email
Location
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Qualifications

PhD (University of Queensland), M.Ed TESOL (University of Wollongong)

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

Background

Radha is currently employed in the School of Cultural and Language Studies in Education. She teaches in the areas of social and cultural issues in education.

She has postgraduate qualifications in English literature and language (India), PhD in Education (UQ) and has teaching experience in India and Australia.

Her work history includes:

  • teaching in secondary schools
  • teaching business communication at tertiary level
  • TESOL courses and Education courses at the University of Queensland.

Research interests

Her diverse work experience and PhD research has fostered interests in literacy and language learning.

  • literacy/multiliteracies
  • media literacy
  • gender/ poststructural feminism
  • critical discourse analysis
  • critical pedagogy
  • ESL.
This information has been contributed by Dr Radha Iyer.

Teaching

  • CLB403 – Gender and Sexuality Issues for Teachers
  • EDB032 – Field Studies 2
  • CLN610 – Professional Dialogues in Education
This information has been contributed by Dr Radha Iyer.

Publications


For more publications by this staff member, visit QUT ePrints, the University's research repository.

Awards

Awards and recognition

Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2004
Details
Dean's commendation for outstanding research higher degree thesis, 2004, University of Queensland.
Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2009
Details
Endeavour Executive Award is given to recognise collaboration and research activity links between QUT and international higher education organisations.

Supervision