Foundation Professor of Curriculum, Melbourne Graduate School of Education and Senior Executive, Melbourne Research, University of Melbourne

Lyn Yates is Foundation Professor of Curriculum at the University of Melbourne. She also holds the role of Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research) at the University. Lyn is a previous President of the Australian Association for Research in Education. She is a Fellow of the Academy of Social Science. Her current major research projects are on 'knowledge building across school and university' and on women and science career trajectories.


  • –present
    Foundation Professor of Curriculum, University of Melbourne