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Research Biography

Lecture & research in physical education, sport coaching & development, curriculum studies, & educational leadership since 2006.

Over 200 research, report & scholarly publications, including 4 tier 1 books & over 30 Q1 refereed journal publications. Google Scholar 2200+ citations, i10-Index 57, H-Index 23. RG Score 27.52.

Worked with community, state & national sport organisations on research initiatves, coach education & development, & resource initiatives: Cricket Australia, National Rugby League, Tennis Australia, the Australian Football League (AFL), the South Australian Football League (SANFL), West Australian Football Commission (WAFL), South Australian Cricket Association (SACA), Lacrosse Australia, South Australian Institute for Sport (SASI), ASC/Sport Australia.

Worked with state and national education bodies on professional development, policy, curriculum, and research initiatives: ACARA, the SACE Board, AISNSW, the South Australian Education Department, SA Office for Recreation & Sport.

Speaker & consultant, nationally and internationally, including keynotes at: South Australian HPE Conference (Adelaide, 2014, 2019), Western Australia HPE Conference (Perth, 2012, 2016, 2019), Tasmanian HPE Conference (Launceston, 2013, 2016), Queensland HPE Conference (Brisbane, 2017), European Council of International Schools Physical Education Conference (Munich, 2015), AFL National Coaching Conference (2015, 2016), Netwerk Teaching Games Conference (Eindhoven, 2017), Asia Pacific Physical Education Conference (Hong Kong, 2015, 2016, 2018, 2021), International Game Sense Conference (Adelaide, 2017), Tennis Grand Slam Coaches’ Conference (Melbourne, 2019), Rugby Australia National Training & Education Conference (Canberra, 2020).

Awarded 4 external research grants totalling over $900,000 (not proportioned)

Australian Council for Health, Physical Education and Recreation (ACHPER) Life Member and Fellow.

Research Interests

  • Curriculum Leadership
  • Education leadership
  • School leadership
  • Sport Coaching
  • Physical Education and Sport pedagogy/instructional strategies
  • Physical Education and Sport Curriculum Models, particularly TGFU/Game Sense and Sport Education
  • Quality Teaching


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