Jean is the Deputy Head of the Schools of Education, Brisbane-Logan and former Director of the Queensland Centre of the Adult Literacy and Numeracy Australian Research Consortium. She is a Senior Lecturer within the School of Vocational, Technology and Arts Education and teaches subjects focusing on adult literacy in the Bachelor of Adult & Vocational Education, Bachelor of Training and Master of Training & Development programs. Her research interests include adult and workplace literacy, the history of adult literacy, social and e-literacies, flexible delivery and academic literacies.

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Publications:
Learner Expectations and Experiences of Mature-Age Students Entering University

Reporting research on the experiences of first-year mature-age adult and vocational educations students in terms of individual histories, individual engagement and institutional affordances.

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Young People Re-engaging with Learning: Issues of Identity and Pedagogy

This paper reports on the preliminary analysis of interview data seeking to explore the views of disaffected young people about their learning experiences at school and in their current program.

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