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Professor Dann Mallet

Science and Engineering Faculty,
Mathematical Sciences,
Applied and Computational Mathematics


Professor Dann Mallet
Science and Engineering Faculty,
Mathematical Sciences,
Applied and Computational Mathematics
IHBI Membership
Institute of Health Biomedical Innovation (IHBI),
IHBI Science and Engineering Projects,
IHBI Mathematical Sciences - IPTM
Discipline *
Applied Mathematics, Other Mathematical Sciences
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PhD (Queensland University of Technology), Master of Education (University of Southern Qld), Graduate Certificate in Tertiary Education (University of Southern Qld), Bachelor of Applied Science (Honours) (Queensland University of Technology), Bachelor of Applied Science (Queensland University of Technology)

Professional memberships
and associations

Member, Mathematical Association of America


Applied mathematics, Cellular automata, Chlamydia, Complex systems, Differential equations, Infectious diseases, Mathematical biology, Mathematical modelling, Mathematics education, Tumour

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


Professor Dann Mallet is an applied mathematician and university mathematics education expert with experience in academic and curriculum team leadership and mentoring as well as extensive experience as a university mathematics educator at all levels. He is Director of Learning and Teaching in QUTs School of Mathematical Sciences as well as Academic Program Director for Mathematics. Dann’s applied mathematics research is focused on mathematical biology and human dynamics research. He is also a dedicated tertiary mathematics educator, receiving the Award for Teaching Excellence in the 2014 Australian Awards for University Teaching and being recognised as a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

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I teach a variety of mathematics subjects to undergraduate students in mathematics, science, engineering, business and education degrees. I also supervise PhD students in both STEM education and applied mathematics.

Teaching achievements

  • 2016: Senior Fellowship, UK Higher Education Academy (HEA)
  • 2014: Australian Awards for Teaching Excellence – Award for Teaching Excellence
  • 2012: QUT Vice Chancellor’s Performance Award
  • 2010: Australian Learning and Teaching Council Citation Award for Outstanding contribution to student learning
  • 2010: QUT Vice Chancellor’s Excellence Award for Leadership and Teaching and Learning
  • 2007: QUT Vice Chancellor’s Performance Award for Teaching and Learning
  • 2007: Nomination for QUT Vice Chancellor’s Excellence Award for Teaching and Learning.
  • 2006: Carrick (now Australian Learning and Teaching Council) Citation Award for Outstanding contribution to student learning

Teaching areas

  • Applied mathematics
  • Calculus
  • Linear algebra
  • Preparatory mathematics
  • Ordinary and partial differential equations
  • Mathematical modelling and mathematical biology
  • Complex systems
This information has been contributed by Professor Dann Mallet.


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Awards and recognition

Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
Award for Teaching Excellence - Australian Awards for University Teaching 2014

Research projects

Grants and projects (Category 1: Australian Competitive Grants only)

Enabling Connected Learning Via Open Source Analytics in the Wild: Learning Analytics Beyond the Learning Management System
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
Start year
Connected Learning; Semantic Technologies; xAPI; Social Learning Analytics; Mathematical Modelling