Corey is the Head of Course for the Bachelor of Education (Secondary) within the School of Education and the Arts. He currently specialises in teaching diversity and inclusion in education across both undergraduate and postgraduate initial teacher education courses. This focus on inclusive education practices flows into his research work along with his engagement projects with community.
Prior to his fulltime appointment to CQUniversity in 2018, Corey worked in secondary schools for 15 years. Corey has taught Senior and Junior English, English Communications, Media Studies, and Film & Television; as well as facilitated an alternative education program for disengaged youth. He has gone on to work across the P-12 sector as a Guidance Officer, providing support and expertise to schools in the areas of child development, mental health, behaviour support, career guidance, and inclusive practices.
Corey has worked as a casual academic for CQUniversity since 2010 in the School of Education and the Arts where he has been in the role of unit coordinator managing the learning of a range of students in the tertiary sector. Additionally, he has worked in unit development, tutor, assessor, and research assistant roles.
Queensland College of Teachers (Registered Teacher)
Diversity and inclusion in education
Senior school transitions