Dr David Martin - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Dr David Martin

PhD Mathematics, Curriculum & Pedagogy. M.Ed Leadership Florida Atlantic University, M.Ed Technology Florida Atlantic University, Principal Certification State of Florida, Middle School Mathematics State of Florida, Teacher Registration in Qld and Florida

  • Lecturer in Education (USC Fraser Coast)
+61 7 5456 5620
Office location
A113.A (Fraser Coast)
Sunshine Coast
Dr David Martin

Dr David Martin has been a Lecturer in four universities (Florida Atlantic University, Indian River State College (US), the University of Southern Queensland and the University of the Sunshine Coast). His PhD topic is Problem-based Learning's Impact on Pre-service Teachers' Mathematics Pedagogical Content Knowledge. Prior to his academic career, David held positions in the State School system:  Deputy Principal, Dean of Student Discipline, Head of Department: Mathematics, Middle School Mathematics and Literacy Teacher, Primary School Teacher, ESE Teacher Aide and Supply Teacher. He has also earned two Master Degrees in Education (Technology and Leadership), a Bachelor's Degree in Education, and an Associate Degree in Computer Science. David has recently completed his PhD in Mathematics, Curriculum and Pedagogy.

Research areas

  • mathematics curriculum and pedagogy
  • problem-based learning
  • mathematics teaching efficacy
  • technology curriculum and pedagogy

Teaching areas

  • EDU103 Integrating ICTs into Learning
  • EDU104 Literacy and Numeracy
  • EDU204 Technologies and ICTs: Curriculum and Pedagogy
  • EDU209 Teaching Mathematics in the Early Years
  • EDU400 Teaching Primary School Mathematics