BA (MU); DipEd (MU); MEd: Special Education (USyd); MA (MU); MEd: Gifted & Talented (UNE); PhD (CSU)
Lucie is currently Acting Deputy Dean in the Faculty of Arts and Education at Charles Sturt University. Her substantive position is as Head of School for the School of Teacher Education. Her research examines higher education course and subject design, pre-service teachers and their understandings of inclusion, exceptional learners in higher education, and the use of evidence-based pedagogies. Lucie is the recipient of two national and multiple institutional teaching excellence awards.
Lucie is the first CSU academic staff member to receive national teaching award citations (Australian Award for University Teaching) for outstanding contribution to student learning as both an individual and team member. In 2012 she was awarded an individual citation For sustained teaching expertise in inclusive education and child development that engages, challenges and inspires student learning. In 2013, as a member of the Inclusive Education Team, the team was awarded a citation For sustained commitment to capacity building, change agency and bringing research to scale through evidence-based approaches to educational design, learning and teaching in Inclusive Education.