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Professor Margaret Lloyd

Faculty of Education,
School of Curriculum


Professor Margaret Lloyd
Faculty of Education,
School of Curriculum
Discipline *
Curriculum and Pedagogy, Specialist Studies in Education
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PhD (Queensland University of Technology), MEd (Queensland University of Technology), GradDipArtEd (Victoria College), GradDipEd (CompEd) (Brisbane College of Adv. Ed.), DipTeach (Kelvin Grove C.A.E)

Professional memberships
and associations
  • OLT National Teaching Fellow
  • Co-editor, Journal of Learning Design
  • Director, Oz-Teachernet http://www.otn.edu.au
  • Board Member, Queensland Society for Information Technology Education (QSITE)
  • ACCE Professional Associate (QSITE)
  • Member, Australian Teacher Education Association (ATEA)
  • Member, International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE)

Teacher Education, Curriculum Design, ICT in education, Education policy analysis, Teacher Professional Learning

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


Professor Margaret Lloyd is an academic in the School of Curriculum, QUT, with a specialisation in ICT education, assessment and moderation, curriculum design and policy analysis, relating to education. She has taken a leading role in ICT curriculum design and in 2007, QSITE named her as the Outstanding Leader in ICT. She was nominated for a Vice-Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching and Learning in 2007 and won a VC Performance Award in 2008.  In 2009, she won an individual ALTC Teaching Excellence Award (for Social Sciences including Education). In 2012, she was named as an OLT National Teaching Fellow. Her current roles include:

  • Co-editor, Journal of Learning Design http://www.jld.qut.edu.au
  • AITSL Panellist/Chair ITE Program Accreditation
  • Invited member of Faculty Learning and Teaching Committee and Faculty Academic Board
  • Invited member of University CSRG (Curriculum Standards Reference Group)
  • Director of Oz-teachers, the group which oversees the Oz-TeacherNet
  • List Manager for Oz-teachers and ICT-research communities

Her previous roles include:

  • Project Leader, National Support Network (Teaching Teachers for the Future Project DEEWR AUD $8.8million)
  • Past President, Queensland Society for Information Technology in Education (QSITE) http://www.qsite.edu.au
  • Council Member (2010-2013), Australian Council for Computers in Education (ACCE) http://www.acce.edu.au
  • Past prior State Review Panel Chair for Information Processing and Technology (IPT)
  • Member of the Queensland Studies Authority’s P-12 Technologies Committee
  • Chair, sub-committee, QSA’s Information and Communication Technology Education (ICTE) syllabus
  • Leader, Advocacy Committee, Queensland Society for Information Technology in Education (QSITE)
  • Faculty of Education representative on QUT’s eResearch Working Party
  • Member of both the University Academic Board and University Appeals Committee.

Dr Lloyd’s doctoral dissertation (2003) was a critical history of computer education in Queensland (1983-1997). Her current research interests include:

  • the dynamics of online communication
  • the measurement of integration of ICT in the classroom
  • the definition of effective professional development for teachers.
This information has been contributed by Professor Margaret Lloyd.


Current teaching responsibilities include

  • higher degree supervision:  QUT Higher Degree Research (HDR) Supervisor Accreditation (Level 1) and member of  QUT’s College of Mentoring HDR Supervisors
  • post-graduate studies in digital pedagogies
  • ongoing involvement in teaching in international programs, particularly related to digital technologies and the scholarship of teaching and learning.
This information has been contributed by Professor Margaret Lloyd.


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


Awards and recognition

Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
QSITE Outstanding Leader of the Year Award
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
ALTC Teaching Excellence Award 2009 (Social Sciences including Education)