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Dr Geoff Swan

Senior Lecturer

Contact Information Telephone: +61 8 6304 5447, Email:, Campus: Joondalup, Room: JO8.417
Staff Member Details
Telephone: +61 8 6304 5447
Campus: Joondalup  
Room: JO8.417  


Geoff is a Senior Lecturer in Science Education for the School of Education in the Faculty of Education and Arts.

Professional Associations

  • 1994 - Science Teachers Association of WA (STAWA)
  • 1984 - Australian Institute of Physics (AIP/WA AIP)

Research Interests

  • Physics education
  • Science education


  • Grad.Dip.Ed., The University of Adelaide.
  • Bsc., The University of Adelaide.
  • Doctor of Philosophy, England, 1989.
  • BSc(Hons), The University of Adelaide, 1984.

Recent Publications (within the last five years)

Conference Publications

  • Swan, G., (2017), Physics in a week. Innovation: Multiple dimensions in teaching and learning. Proceedings of the 26th Annual Teaching Learning Forum, 1-4, Curtin University, Curtin University.

Research Student Supervision

Associate Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Teaching And Learning Physics In Thai Rajabhat Universities.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Distributed Optical Fibre Smart Sensors For The Structural Health Monitoring Of Aerospace Vehicles.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Development Of An Optical Sensor For Real-time Weed Detection Using Laser Based Spectroscopy.
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