Lesley joined the staff full-time at the beginning of 2005, having worked part time in the School of Education for the previous eight years. She works with students studying in the initial teacher education courses, coordinating the Researching Learners and Learning topics. Lesley coordinates the Gifted Education specialisation working with postgraduate students in the Graduate Certificate (Gifted Education) and Master of Education(Gifted Education) awards. She is currently completing her Doctoral thesis researching leadership for Gifted Education.
Master of Gifted Education, Bachelor of Education (Sec), Diploma of Teaching (Sec)
Past president & committee member, current member, Gifted and Talented Children's Association, South Australia (GTCASA)
President, Australian Association for the Education of the Gifted and Talented (AAEGT)
Member, World Council for Gifted and Talented Children (WCGTC)
Member, European Council for High Ability (ECHA)