Associate Professor Susan Edwards is a Principal Research Fellow in the Faculty of Education at the Australian Catholic University. Associate Professor Edwards has twice won (2007 and 2009) national recognition from the Australian Learning and Teaching Council for the innovative use of technologies in teacher education. Susan has recently completed work on an Australian Research Council Discovery Project (2009-2011) as a lead Chief Investigator examining play-based learning and environmental education in early childhood.
She is currently the lead investigator on a Telematics Trust funded project researching the integration of digital media and digital technologies into play-based curriculum in the early years. Susan currently supervises ten Higher Degree by Research students in areas including digital technologies, children’s play and early years education.