Professor, School of Early Childhood, Queensland University of Technology

Dr Sue Walker is a Professor within the School of Early Childhood and Inclusive Education at Queensland University of Technology. Her research foci include early childhood social development, self-regulation and executive function; child outcomes in relation to inclusive early childhood education programs; early intervention and the transition to school.

Experience

  • –present
    Professor School of Early Childhood, Queensland University of Technology

Education

  • 2001 
    QUT, PhD

Grants and Contracts

  • 2016
    Building Executive Function in Imaginary Play
    Role:
    Lead Investigator
    Funding Source:
    Australian Research Council
  • 2016
    Which Children Develop Severely Disruptive School Behaviour?
    Role:
    Chief Investigator
    Funding Source:
    Australian Research Council
  • 2013
    Changing relationships between children's moral reasoning for inclusion and epistemic beliefs in early years primary school classrooms
    Role:
    Chief Investigator
    Funding Source:
    Australian Research Council
  • 2013
    Whose behaviour is and is not managed in the early years of school, why and with what effects?
    Role:
    Chief Investigator
    Funding Source:
    Financial Markets Foundation for Children