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Associate professor, University of Sydney

Marianne is Director of the undergraduate early childhood program at the Sydney School of Education and Social Work, University of Sydney. She has a Bachelor of Social Work (Hons) (UNSW), a Master of Community Management (UTS), and a PhD in Early Childhood (MQ). Marianne's teaching, research and postgraduate supervision focus on the provisioning of quality, equitable early childhood education, and the governance of early childhood education systems and services. Marianne is a strong advocate for children and the early childhood teaching profession, and is Chair of the Australian Early Childhood Teacher Education Network.


  • 2015–present
    Dr, University of Sydney