Mark joined UQ-ICTE in January 2017 after transitioning from classroom teaching to learning design. He has been a Learning Designer since 2012 having previously worked as Lead Instructional Designer for one of Australia’s largest RTO’s and Educational Designer at Griffith University. His 20-year teaching career saw him win Education Queensland’s highest award for using Learning Technology in the classroom.

Mark’s professional interests include scenario-based learning, electronic publishing, augmented reality and learner engagement. His personal interests include wildlife photography and sailing on tall ships.


  • Bachelor of Education, Griffith University
  • Graduate Diploma in Computer Education, Queensland University of Technology
  • Masters of Education in Guidance and Counselling, Queensland University of Technology