Senior Lecturer in Public Policy and Education, and ARC DECRA Fellow (2016-19), University of Western Australia

Glenn C. Savage is a Senior Lecturer in Public Policy and Education at the University of Western Australia. His current research examines the development of national schooling reforms and how policies in federal systems are mediated by transnational flows of policy ideas and practices. He currently holds an Australian Research Council ‘Discovery Early Career Researcher Award’ (DECRA) titled ‘National schooling reform and the reshaping of Australian federalism’ (2016–2019). He is also a Senior Honorary Fellow in the Melbourne Graduate School of Education at the University of Melbourne.


  • 2017–present
    Senior Lecturer , University of Western Australia
  • 2008–2017
    Senior Lecturer, The University of Melbourne


  • 2012 
    The University of Melbourne, PhD
  • 2007 
    Murdoch University, MEd
  • 2001 
    Murdoch University, DipEd
  • 1999 
    Curtin University, BA