Senior research fellow, Queensland University of Technology

Dr Nick Kelly’s research addresses key areas of early career teacher support, with a focus upon online communities of teachers and design education. He joined Queensland University of Technology in 2015 as a Senior Research Fellow. He worked at the University of Southern Queensland where he remains an Adjunct Senior Research Fellow at the Digital Life Lab. He completed his PhD and postdoctoral training in Design Computing and Education at the University of Sydney.


  • 2016–present
    Adjunct Senior Research Fellow, University of Southern Queensland
  • 2016–present
    Senior Research Fellow, Queensland University of Technology
  • 2013–2016
    Research Fellow, University of Southern Queensland
  • 2011–2012
    Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Sydney
  • 2012–2012
    International Research Fellowship, Pontifical University of Chile


  • 2011 
    The University of Sydney, PhD
  • 2005 
    The University of Sydney, BDesComp (Honours and University Medal)