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Assoc Prof Jeanne Allen

Assoc Prof

Jeanne Allen

Associate Professor
School of Education and Professional Studies
+61 (0)7 3735 1031 (Work)
M10 5.34, Mount Gravatt Campus

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Jeanne Allen is an Associate Professor of Teacher Education at Griffith University. She has worked in tertiary education since 2005 after an extensive career in secondary teaching and school leadership. Her research expertise is in teacher education, standardised educational contexts, teacher identity, and student engagement and retention. She was an invited contributor to the prestigious Sage Handbook of Research on Teacher Education in 2017 and her co-edited book, Learning to Teach in a New Era (Cambridge), was highly commended in the 2018 Educational Publishing Awards. In 2018, she was named national leading researcher in the field of Teaching and Teacher Education by Australia’s League of Scholars. She is currently the Co-Editor of the Asia-Pacific Journal of Teacher Education.


  • Member
    Griffith Institute for Educational Research2016
  • Associate Professor of Teacher Education
    Griffith University, Education & Professional Studies, Australia1 Feb 2016
  • Member of Griffith Institute for Educational Research
    Griffith University, Australia1 Feb 2016


  • Associate Professor of Education
    Deakin University, Australia1 Jan 2014 - 31 Jan 2016
  • Senior Lecturer of Education
    University of Tasmania, Australia1 Jan 2010 - 31 Dec 2013
  • Lecturer of Teacher Education
    Central Queensland University, Australia1 Jan 2005 - 31 Dec 2009


  • PhD
    Central Queensland University, Australia
  • MEd (Curriculum & Administration Studies)
    Deakin University, Australia
  • MA
    University of Melbourne, Australia
  • Dip Ed
    University of Melbourne, Australia
  • BA (Hons)
    University of Melbourne, Australia


  • French
    Can read, write, speak, understand and peer review