Faculty of Education and Arts

Professor Jenny Gore

Jenny Gore is a Professor in the School of Education at the University of Newcastle, Australia, where she was Dean of Education and Head of School for six years. Currently Director of the Teachers and Teaching Research Program and Co-Editor of the international journal, Teaching and Teacher Education, Jenny has won more than $5.1 million in research funding. Her educational and research interests consistently centre on quality and equity, ranging across such topics as teacher socialisation, reform in teacher education, pedagogical reform, and teacher development. Widely published and cited, Jenny's current major research projects include a randomised controlled trial investigating the impact of Quality Teaching Rounds, and a longitudinal study exploring the formation of educational and career aspirations in the middle years of schooling.