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About Robert J Parkes

Robert is currently a Senior Lecturer in Curriculum Studies at the University of Newcastle, Australia. Robert's scholarly interests are located within the field of Curriculum & Pedagogy studies (with a particular focus on History, Humanities, and Social Science Education; Teacher Education; and Curriculum Theory). He has particular expertise in historical and philosophical (poststructural, postcolonial and hermeneutic) research methodologies. Robert's research and scholarship has contributed to understandings of History curriculum as postmodern, post-colonial, and political text; the curriculum politics of Teacher Education; and poststructural curriculum theory.


Present Senior Lecturer in Curriculum Studies, University of Newcastle - Australia

History, Humanities, and Social Science Education (8)

Curriculum Theory & Design (5)

Teacher Education (3)

Philosophy & Social Theory (6)